A Driver Sleep Alarm is no Longer a Luxury.

Have you ever come across a cliché that says your life is not a rehearsal? Threadbare as it may be, this statement simply reminds us that we live once and we better make good use of what is at our disposal. So ironical is life that some people realize they have wasted their opportunities when the grave begins to beckon. When you look careful at the brief span of time that you call your life, you will realize that you need to look for ways of ensuring you live longer, at least to enjoy the goodies of life and the…

How to Stay Awake at Work.

One of the most important spaces you will ever occupy is the workplace. It is the place where you earn your daily bread and it must be respected by all means. With all the supervisors and colleagues surrounding you, it is a cardinal sin to sleep while working. Most employers react to workers who take a nap at work with immediate sacking. For this reason, you need to know how to stay awake at work.

STOPSLEEP DEVICE – EFFICIENCY RECOGNIZED BY CNRS.

A test was carried out by the National Scientific Research Centre (CNRS) in France to test the efficiency of the StopSleep device. The device is believed to have the ability to detect the initial signs of drowsiness as well as when an individual is asleep. The initial signs included continuous decline in awareness and concentration while the sleepiness implied major reduction in awareness and concentration. The device was of interest to CNRS due to the fact that a lot of accidents were as a result of drowsiness and sleepiness. Many studies…

Driver fatigue cited as cause of crash that injured comedian.

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Wal-Mart truck driver who hadn’t slept in 28 hours failed to slow down despite posted warning signs and was responsible for a highway crash last year that severely injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday. But the board said the failure of Morgan and other passengers in a limousine-van to wear seat belts and adjust headrests contributed to the severity of injuries when the limo was struck from behind by the truck. Most of their injuries were caused when the passengers were whipped around or…

FATHER’S DAY. STOPSLEEP DEVICE – BEST PRESENT FOR YOUR DAD – BETTER THAN SOCKS

For many years, I have always presented my father with socks until I found a better alternative. I always presented the socks after I have spent about a month, trying to figure out what to give to him. In most cases, the other options were singlet, clothes and shoes, which I always gave to him on his birthday. I however had a devastating experience recently that made me to start giving him something else entirely. In recent times, I give him a StopSleep device. The first time I presented the gift to him; he was much wowed and…

DRIVER SLEEP ALERT DEVICE. DON’T FALL ASLEEP WHILE DRIVING

One of the most dreaded incidents any individual in any form of transportation fears most is an accident. A lot of individuals have always preferred to board the safest form of transportation to their destination. Accident is one incident that can change the whole of your life in an instant. You could become bedridden for a period of time or your whole life. In worse cases, it could lead to the death of a lot of individuals. The need to prevent accidents is thus a very important one. One of the devices which can help you to…

Facts and Stats.

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 more than one-third, (37% or 103 million people), have actually fallen asleep at the wheel! In fact, of those who have nodded off, 13% say they have done so at least once a month. Four percent – approximately eleven million drivers – admit they have had an accident or near accident because they dozed off…

Stop Revive Survive

Watch for the early warning signs The best way to avoid driving tired is to make sure you have enough sleep before driving, regardless of the length of your trip. Drivers and motorcyclists can avoid fatigue crashes by recognising the early warning signs: Yawning Poor concentration Sore/tired eyes Restlessness Drowsiness Slow reactions Boredom Oversteering Don’t wait for a micro-sleep – by then it’s too late. Pull over and stop when it is safe to do so, as soon as you experience any of these warning signs. Have a nap (20 minutes works best) or stop for a coffee if you are…