Keep Awake at Work.

Security guards are some of the most important people in our society. If that is your occupation, whether fully or temporarily, receive my commendation. While most people in society may not appreciate your work, remember what you are doing is saving lives. I know people often think of you in terms of their property and how much they would lose in case of burglary. What they don’t realize is that if for any reason you were not there, their lives would be in danger. But there…

How to Stay Alert While Driving.

If there is a lesson that every person behind the wheel should learn today it is how to stay alive while driving. It is one aspect of road safety campaigns that must be emphasized on for new as well as experienced drivers. Majority of the road accidents we see today attest to the fact that there is a dearth of alertness among drivers. There are many factors that contribute to this…

Truck Driver Fatigue and its Determinants.

When I was growing up I wanted to be a truck driver. This was partly due to the admiration I had for my uncle who drove big lorries and also because of the many truck toys that my father bought me. While I did not manage to attain my childhood dream, I still regard the people who move these monsters highly. It may be a vehicle like any other, but driving a truck calls for courage, stamina and a conquering spirit. My main concern in…

How to Avoid Suddenly Falling Asleep While Driving.

Death is inevitable, but I believe we can delay it if only we avoid suddenly falling asleep while driving. Getting involved in an accident whether as the victim or the perpetrator is often a result of a driver who loses control of a vehicle because of inadequate sleep. In essence, if we can understand the role of sleep in driving and take necessary precautions, we can avoid many deaths and injuries on our highways. From the onset, you need to realize that lack of sleep can…

How to Prevent Driver Fatigue.

Many motor vehicle accidents take place on our highways every waking day. Thousands of lives are lost every year because of drivers who are too exhausted to be behind the wheel in the first place. It is time we woke up to the realization that almost all accidents result from driver error. Fatigue ranks highly as one of the key reasons drivers cannot control their vehicles and end up colliding with other cars or finding their way down a ravine. How then do we prevent driver fatigue? It is important to note that fatigue is a common phenomenon among human…

What is the Press in Europe Saying about StopSleep?

StopSleep anti-sleep alarm has been received with a lot of positivity at home and abroad. It appears that this product is a cut above the rest and is set to change market dynamics in Europe. Many newspapers (print and online) are encouraging drivers to invest in this alarm. Let us look at some of the comments from these news sources.   AutoPlus, the acclaimed…

STOPSLEEP ALARM HELPS SECURITY GUARDS AT NIGHT SHIFTS.

I have witnessed a lot of security guards have lost their job, gotten heavily indebted and in some cases sent to jail after something have gone missing while they were on duty. This security guards happened to be my colleagues and in most cases, they were not aware of the stolen items until they were discovered missing by the management. This is because most of these thefts occur when they take off time to sleep during their duty time. I have thus always been scared of becoming a victim of such an event. I…

Keeping Awake At Work.

I salute all nurses out there for the commendable jobs you do every day. Truth be told; regardless of how much you are paid, there is no way of compensating you exactly for what you are worth. You are the unsung heroes of society, never mind how we hero worship our politicians whose main agenda is to keep us thinking about how to compete with and hate one another. When it I think about the work of a nurse, I see sacrifice at its best definition. How do you explain the work of a person who has to wake up…

How to Prevent Falling Asleep While Driving.

Road crashes cause many of deaths, sometimes surpassing chronic illnesses. There are many reasons for this phenomenon but driver fatigue is ranked high up there. More and more drivers lose control of their vehicles and become a risk to other motorists, pedestrians and passengers. Society cannot afford to continue losing lives to preventable accidents. That is why people need to know how to prevent falling asleep while driving. The starting point for…

The Perils of Driver Fatigue.

To understand the perils of driver fatigue, you need to get a glimpse of the auto industry. Road transport is arguably the most common mode in the entire globe. The motor vehicle manufacturing industry has never stopped growing since the first cars graced paved roads. Every year, new models are released into the market by various manufacturers. The luxury car market is among the most lucrative with celebrities and the wealthy investing billions of dollars on flashy rides. But behind this façade of luxury and safety lies great peril. Road transport accounts for more than half of all travel related…