Fatigue while driving, and why you should avoid it.

Derrick has been lying in a hospital bed for the last six months. He cannot move. His legs were amputated. His co-driver is in the high dependency unit in the same health facility. Derrick’s children had to be taken away by Derrick’s old mother, because they have no one else to look up to. He is a single father. Derrick’s case illustrates the dangers of fatigue while driving. In recent days, our roads have witnessed a growing trend whereby more accidents are caused by drowsy drivers than those perpetrated by drunk drivers. Our highways are no longer safe, yet the…

Need to Stay Awake to Work on an Urgent Project?

Modern life demands we make occasional sacrifices in our schedules to accommodate emergencies and unforeseen issues. Take the example of a student who needs to study for an exam that is to be taken the following day. To stay awake for the night for such a person is mandatory. I can’t explain why we sometimes like to postpone important issues to the last minute. It is human? Right? What I know is that when your boss needs that urgent…

How to Stay Awake When Driving

There is no doubt that road accidents kill thousands of people globally. People may fear wars and epidemics, but cumulatively road crashes claim more lives than we care to believe. Unfortunately, many of these deaths are unavoidable in the first place. When people fail to stay awake while driving, they cause deaths inadvertently. We cannot absolve the driver completely from an accident they have caused. Drunk driving is an evil we must condemn and prevent by all means. Careless…

Ingenious Fatigue detection Gadget.

There are numerous devices in the fatigue detection industry. This is in response to the countless accidents that are happening on our roads every day. The bottom line is that no human being should die because of the unintentional conduct of a drowsy driver. Despite this, not all these devices are the same and understanding the market is important before purchasing a gadget. Like any other dynamic marketplace, the anti-sleep arena presents a range of products to choose from. While each of these devices serves the primary role of warning the driver that he or she is about to sleep…

How Early Fatigue Detection Can Save Lives.

Getting behind the wheel and enjoying the luxury of a motor vehicle is definitely something to be enjoyed. However, veering of the road or crashing into other motorcars and causing death or injuries in the process is certainly not desirable. The difference between the two scenarios and experiences is a matter of choosing early fatigue detection. Unless you are a sadist and murderer, you don’t enjoy the death or suffering of other people, live alone you. As a motorist,…

How to stay awake at work

That some people have to work multiple jobs to survive hard economic times is not in doubt. That some of these people end up losing one or several of these jobs is another fact. Actually, owing to the failure to stay awake at work, countless folks do not last one week in some jobs. Why is the problem so prevalent? The reason most people find it difficult to remain alert at work is drowsiness. If you…

Help Your Guard to Stay at Awake on Duty

There is one duty or profession that people rarely think about, yet it is very crucial for our safety. I am talking about guarding. While we are sleeping soundly in our houses, someone stays awake to ensure we are safe. It is for this reason that the concept of how to stay awake while on sentry duty should concern us. One way of thinking about this issue is to imagine how much is at stake and to juxtapose it…

Why Fatigue Detection is Important for Drivers.

Fatigue detection should be the priority of all drivers, especially while on the road. We have reached a time when we must stop treating human lives like mere statistics. Our roads are supposed to be safer to pedestrians as well as drivers. Preventing drivers from succumbing to sleep when driving should be the priority of all who care for our society. Experience has shown that drivers who realize they are about to fall asleep while driving are likely to avert accidents. It is time…

Fatigue Detection Techniques.

Fatigue detection has becoming a very important issue in recent days, thanks to many road crashes caused by exhausted drivers. Previously, society was worried more about drunk drivers causing deaths on our roads. Now we have a new threat that should make all of us worried. Globally, the threat posed by drowsiness-induced accidents is on the upward mend. While road safety messages admonish against drunken driving, people are almost oblivious of the need to disseminate similar messages against drivers who doze off while driving….

Devices That Help You to Stay Awake and Alive

Any keen observer will realize that there is a marked upsurge in the number of anti-sleep devices in the market today compared to several years ago. This is understandable in the light of many motor accidents that we have witnessed. Drivers and their handlers are interested in devices than help people to stay awake while driving. Families and governments are tired of losing both young and old people, especially to unavoidable road crashes. There is virtually no neighborhood that…