Links to other sites on Drowsy, Sleepy or Fatigued Drivers

by California Highway Patrol Officer Phil Konstantin

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  1. Short video of me doing a PSA

  2. Short video of me doing a second PSA

  3. Short video of me doing a third PSA

  4. A 2011 TV report done at my TV station KGTV

  5. Click here to see an ABC news report on the problem

  6. Safety groups warns of sleepy driver dangers

  7. CNN: If you're sleepy, read on

  8. CNN: Researchers study the sleep-deprived driver

  9. Lack of sleep America's top health problem, doctors say

  10. Be In shape to Drive - Connecticut Driver's Manual

  11. Drive And Stay Alive

  12. Drivers.com: Tiredness is a menace that sneaks up on drivers

  13. Drivers.com: Results of a National Sleep Foundation survey

  14. Drivers.com: Management of Fatigue in the Road Transport Industry

  15. Drivers.com: Sleep Apnea affects many drivers

  16. NASA: Fatigue Resource Directory

  17. Mississippi State University: Office of Agricultural Communications - Heed Warning Signs, Avoid Drowsy Driving

  18. Drowsy Drivers - Are less risky in city traffic than on country roads

  19. Dr. J. Hendtlass

  20. Canadians for Responsible and Safe Highway

  21. Federal Highway Administration (FHA): Rumble Strips

  22. Management of Fatigue in the Road Transport Industry, Institute for Research in Safety & Transport, Murdoch University, Western Australia

  23. Countering Driver Fatigue

  24. Frederick County Highway Safety Task Force

  25. Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS)

  26. NHTSA's DROWSY DRIVER TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

  27. A Preliminary Assessment of Algorithms for Drowsy and Inattentive Driver Detection on the Road (PDF File)

  28. NHTSA: Drowsy Driver Collision Avoidance

  29. NHTSA: Crash Avoidance

  30. AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety (AAAFTS): Wake Up! Drowsy Driving Audio Clips

  31. AAAFTS: Danger Signals: How Sleepy Are You?

  32. The Apnea Patient's News, Education & Awareness Network: Sleepy Drivers a Significant Public Health and Safety Concern

  33. The Ardmoreite OnlineSleepy drivers blamed for 3 percent of highway crashes 6/18/98

  34. AssistWare Technology To Commercialize Drowsy Driver/Lane Departure Warning System

  35. Testimony of Joan Claybrook

  36. A Drowsy Driver Detection System for Heavy Vehicles (PDF File)

  37. "Don't Drive Stupid" - Utah's effort to help educate teenage drivers

  38. Oklahoma Department of Public Safety: Accident Records Division - Fatal Crashes by Condition of Driver

  39. Drowsy Driver.Comabout the "Elliot Method" and much more

  40. Drowsy Driving.org - a detailed site sponsored by the National Sleep Foundation

  41. DROWSY DRIVER AWARENESS DAY IS APRIL 6: DROWSINESS CAN IMPAIR DRIVING AS MUCH AS ALCOHOL DOES

  42. Facts on Drowsy Driving

  43. FatalFatigue

  44. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)- Fatigue

  45. FMCSA: Research and Technology Program - Driver Alertness and Fatigue

  46. FMCSA: Commercial Motor Vehicle/Driver Fatigue and Alertness Study

  47. FMCSA: Large Truck Crash Profile: The 1998 National Picture (PDF File)

  48. FMCSA: Large Truck Crash Profile: The 1997 National Picture(PDF File)

  49. Monash University Accident Research Centre: Fatigue in Truck Accidents

  50. Sleep/Wake Disorders Canada

  51. NASA: Human Fatigue Resource Directory

  52. IIHS | Q&A: Large Trucks

  53. WHEN IT COMES TO SLEEP, BUSINESS TRAVELERS WORLDWIDE JUST DON’T MAKE THE GRADE

  54. Drowsy Driving from Hopkins Medical (PDF)

  55. HSRC - Drowsy Driving Study, Data

  56. HSRC - Drowsy Driving Study

  57. HSRC - Drowsy Driving Study, Crashes

  58. Drowsy drivers a threat to highway safety

  59. Baylor, Texas A&m Student Leaders Partner on Drowsy Driver Program

  60. Sleep I.Q.

  61. Stay Alert

  62. A Holistic Approach to Operator Alertness Research

  63. THREE-IN-ONE VEHICLE OPERATOR SENSOR

  64. REVISED ESTIMATES OF THE U.S. DROWSY DRIVER CRASH PROBLEM SIZE BASED ON GENERAL ESTIMATES SYSTEM CASE REVIEWS

  65. THE ROLE OF DRIVER INATTENTION IN CRASHES; NEW STATISTICS FROM THE 1995 CRASHWORTHINESS DATA SYSTEM

  66. Crashes and Fatalities Related to Driver Drowsiness/Fatigue

  67. Las Vegas SUN: Traffic deaths mount on I-15

  68. Driver Behavior Research

  69. Sleep Disorders - A Driving Concern

  70. LAS VEGAS RJ:NEWS

  71. University of Aberdeen, Scotland: Tracking and measuring drivers eyes

  72. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration - Fatigue

  73. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration - Safety Research - Driver Alertness and Fatigue

  74. Mr. Traffic's Drowsy Driving

  75. The Dangers of Drowsy Driving (Government of Ontario)

  76. ATTN TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY NEWS

  77. Sleepy Drivers are Road Hazard

  78. NCPA - Regulation Issues - Drivers Are Asleep At The Wheel

  79. New England Journal of Medicine: The Sleep of Long-Haul Truck Drivers

  80. The Perils of Drowsy Driving

  81. NewsNet5: Device will not Zap you awake

  82. Driving While Drowsy: One In Five Have Drifted Off

  83. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI): Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes

  84. NHLBI: Sleep Information for Health Care Professionals

  85. NHLBI: Awake At the Wheel - Student/Teacher Materials

  86. NHLBI: "Awake At the Wheel Brochure" (PDF File)

  87. NHLBI: "Awake At the Wheel Brochure Teaching Guide" (PDF File)

  88. NHLBI: Educating Youth About Sleep and Drowsy Driving Strategy Development Workshop Report

  89. NHLBI: "Educating Youth About Sleep and Drowsy Driving" (PDF File)

  90. NHLBI: "Z Z Z Z Z . . . How Much Is Enough?" (PDF File)

  91. NHLBI: "Why Can't Johnny Stay Awake in Class" (PDF File)

  92. NHLBI: Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes

  93. NHLBI: "Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes" (PDF File)

  94. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA): Human Factor Studies

  95. The NHTSA & NCSDR Program to Combat Drowsy Driving - A Meeting

  96. The NHTSA & NCSDR Program to Combat Drowsy Driving - A Report

  97. NHTSA: DROWSY DRIVING REFFERENCES

  98. NHTSA: Police Traffic Services in the 21st Century

  99. NHTSA: NCSDR Strategy Development Workshop on Educating Youth About Sleep and Drowsy Driving

  100. NHTSA: Drowsy Driving Education Materials Targeting Shift Workers

  101. NHTSA: Compendium of Traffic Safety Research Projects

  102. National Survey of Distracted and Drowsy Driving Attitudes and Behaviors: 2002

  103. NHTSA: Human Injury Prevention for Drowsy & Distracted Driving

  104. NHTSA: Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes

  105. Development and Testing of Countermeasures for Fatigue Related Highway Crashes

  106. NHTSA: FATIGUE RESEARCH

  107. NHTSA: ALASKAS - Safety Check

  108. NHTSA: Impaired Drving: It Can Be Deadly, Whatever The Cause

  109. Volume I: Findings--National Survey of Distracted and Drowsy Driving Attitudes and Behavior -- 2002

  110. NPR: Audio report on Sleepy Drivers

  111. NPR: audio file on Sleepy Truckers

  112. Safety and Health Magazine

  113. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB): FACTORS THAT AFFECT FATIGUE IN HEAVY TRUCK ACCIDENTS VOLUME 1: ANALYSIS

  114. NTSB: FACTORS THAT AFFECT FATIGUE IN HEAVY TRUCK ACCIDENTS VOLUME 2: CASE SUMMARIES

  115. NTSB: Remarks by Jim Hall, Chairman NTSB: before the Washington Traffic Safety Commission Symposium on Driver Fatigue

  116. NTSB: Remarks by Jim Hall, before the International Conference on Fatigue in Transportation merican Trucking Association

  117. NTSB: Remarks by Jim Hall, before the American Trucking Associations Foundation Conference on Highway Accident Litigation

  118. NTSB: Remarks by Jim Hall, before the Parents Against Tired Truckers National Symposium San Diego, California, February 26, 1999

  119. NTSB: HIGHWAY SPECIAL INVESTIGATION ON MOTORCOACH ISSUES CALLS FOR REVIEW OF DOT SAFETY RATING AND INDUSTRY DRIVER FATIGUE AWARENESS (3/3/1999)

  120. NTSB: MULTIPLE VEHICLE COLLISION AND FIRE IN A WORK ZONE ON INTERSTATE HIGHWAY 79 NEAR SUTTON, WEST VIRGINIA July 26, 1990

  121. NTSB: FATIGUE, ALCOHOL, OTHER DRUGS, AND MEDICAL FACTORS IN FATAL-TO-THE-DRIVER HEAVY TRUCK CRASHES VOLUME 1

  122. NTHB: "Evaluation of U.S. Department of Transportation Efforts in the 1990s to Address Operator Fatigue" (large PDF File)

  123. NYS DMV: Drowsy Driving & Fatigue - FAQs

  124. New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (NYS DMV): Drowsy Driving & Fatigue

  125. Parents Against Tired Truckers (PATT)

  126. DANGER: Drowsy Drivers Can Kill

  127. Healthy Times: Nodding Off Is a No-No

  128. Obesity Causes Daytime Sleepiness

  129. The Effects of Caffeine on the Development of Fatigue in a Prolonged Driving-Related Task

  130. Drowsy Driving A Serious Problem

  131. National Sleep Awareness Week

  132. SLEEPING AND DRIVING DON'T MIX

  133. National Sleep Foundation Home Page

  134. FACTS ABOUT DROWSY DRIVING

  135. Sleep Foundation Activities

  136. Sleepy Teens

  137. Recent Drowsy Driving Surveys

  138. Maggie's Law

  139. House Concurrent Resolution

  140. chapter 5b 1999 New Jersey Driver Manual

  141. An Investigation of Older Driver Freeway Needs and Capabilities (PDF File)

  142. Effects of Partial and Total Sleep Deprivation On Driving Performance

  143. Rumble Strips: A Wake-Up Call for Drowsy Drivers

  144. September/October 2003 article: Fighting Fatigue - United States Department of Transportation

  145. Inattentive Drivers are Target for New Lane Departure Warning System

  146. Auto Club Cautions Motorists to Avoid Drowsy Driving During Holidays

  147. Wake Up Shift Workers!

  148. National Drowsy Driving Act of 2003

  149. THINK! Road safety advice - driving when tired: factsheet

  150. Times of Indian: NTSB wants tests on OTC drug role

  151. Smart Drivers Break for Sleep

  152. Road Safety Monitor Report on Drowsy Driving in Canada

  153. Citizens for Responsible and Safe Highway (CRASH): A National Summit To Prevent Drowsy Driving

  154. CRASH: A Thought On Truck Driver Fatigue

  155. University of Maine: Fatigue Related Accidents and Continuous Shoulder Rumble Strips

  156. DGSM - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Schlafforschung und Schlafmedizin (German Sleep Society)

  157. Sleepy truck drivers

  158. Sleep Medicine Home Page

  159. Auto and Road User Journal: Coping With Driver Fatigue

  160. Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety Release Results of Harris Poll of Public Opinion on Highway Safety

  161. Victims Of Irresponsible Drowsy Drivers (V.O.I.D.D.)

  162. Washington State Drivers Guide Chapter 6

  163. Driving Safely in Traffic

  164. Worldwide Project on Sleep and Health- Overview

  165. NSF National Sleep Awareness Week Video Highlights

  166. Alex Trebek Drowsy Driving Clip

  167. Haskell Wexler Drowsy Driving Clip

  168. Drowsy Driving in Hollywood Clip

  169. Tyne Daly Drowsy Driving Clip

  170. Drowsy Driving video by darkmbracer

  171. Drivers Ed Video on Drowsy Driving

  172. Video of someone actually falling asleep & then crashing

  173. The Elliot Alertness Method video

  174. Drowsy Driving PSA

  175. Another Drowsy Driving PSA

  176. Drowsy Driving Is As Dangerous As Drunk Driving





























  177. Links to sites which discuss specific crashes where being sleepy or falling asleep behind the wheel was a contributing factor



  178. Friend in Spirit Stops By

  179. Winter: The Four Seasons of Driving

  180. Ingo Michehl

  181. The Men Who Donned The Mask

  182. Washingtonpost.com: On the Rez

  183. Maine Wheels | A premium on high-risk drivers

  184. JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA: March 29 Sapa - EASTER ROAD TOLL STANDS AT 115

  185. State of unBeing -- Issue #46 -- Apocalypse Culture Productions

  186. U.S. v. McDaniels

  187. PROJECT CARS

  188. Middleburg Man Killed in Early Morning Accident

  189. Clever Magazine: Issue  #4, "Hawaiian Love Story"

  190. Rose and Jennifer's Story

  191. HSRC - Drowsy Driving Study, Participants

  192. IsrealWire: Motorist Sentenced to Two Years for Sleeping Behind the Wheel

  193. Susan Coveney

  194. LAS VEGAS RJ:NEWS: LV teen dies in accident near Primm

  195. Winter: Fear and Danger

  196. Richmond Review - March 10, 1999

  197. Russ Burris's website about his drowsy driving crash.

  198. Marihuana for Intractable Hiccoughs

  199. The Longest Day

  200. "Drained" Interview

  201. Wilkinson-Related Announcements

  202. WRAL OnLine - Driver Unhurt in I-85 Accident




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