Bus drivers fight to stay awake

Driving a bus in the afternoon during a split shift situation was shown in a recent study to be related to higher levels of self-reported sleepiness, higher levels of physiological sleepiness and increased response times, compared to an afternoon shift. The Swedish researcher, Anna Anund, speak about this at the conference RS5C (Road Safety on Five Continents) May 17 at the Windsor Flórida Hotel in Rio de Janeiro.

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