No Drowsy Driving

A short nap can make the difference

How to Stay Awake When Driving

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014

HOW TO STAY AWAKE WHEN DRIVING Drowsy driving is a huge problem in the United States.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration system or NHSTA,  drowsy driving causes more than 100.000 crashes per year, resulting in 40,000 injuries and 1,550 drowsy driving deaths.  The NHSTA doesn’t include distracted driving in their statistics.  According to Zero Fatalities, Utah,...

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Drowsy Driving can be an issue for everyone

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014

According to the National Sleep Foundation’s 2005 Sleep in America poll, 60% of adult drivers (about 168 million people) say they have driven a vehicle while feeling drowsy in the past year, and 37% (103 million people), have actually fallen asleep at the wheel! Drowsy driving has become an issue that up until recently was not looked at seriously.   Driving drowsy is just as dangerous as drunk...

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Sleep Tips for Drowsy Drivers

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

A few years ago, my brother told me a scary story.  He had been dating a girl and one night was leaving her house quite late and past curfew.  As he was driving home, he remembers being extremely tired at the wheel.  Next thing he knew, he woke up, parked in front of our house.  He did not remember actually driving home.  As the automobile idled in the home driveway, he was in complete shock. ...

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Drowsy Driving - An Eye Opening Experience

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014

My Drowsy Driving Experience Growing up I was always taught the dangers of falling asleep while driving. As a son of a doctor who has seen a lot of patients that were in driving accidents, including accidents of fatigued driving I was taught by my father how real these dangers are and the importance of driving safely. One of my high school classmates, Lonnie Rasmussen, was killed in an accident...

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