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Caffeine “Can Significantly Protect Against Crash Risk” For Long Distance Heavy Vehicle Drivers

Drinking coffee to stay awake linked with 63% lower crash risk Long distance commercial drivers who consume caffeinated substances such as coffee or energy drinks, to stay awake while driving, are significantly less likely to crash than those who do not, even though they drive longer distances and sleep less, finds a study published today [...]

Sleep Apnoea Symptoms Possibly Understated By Commercial Drivers Afraid Of Losing License

People who drive commercial vehicles, such as buses, taxis, trucks and aeroplanes, could be incorrectly reporting their symptoms of sleep apnoea due to their fears of endangering their employment, according to a new study. The research will be presented on 1 September 2012 at the European Respiratory Society’s (ERS) Annual Congress in Vienna. All the [...]

Fear Of Losing Licence Cited For Understatement Of Sleep Apnoea Symptoms By Commercial Drivers

People who drive commercial vehicles, such as buses, taxis, trucks and aeroplanes, could be incorrectly reporting their symptoms of sleep apnoea due to their fears of endangering their employment, according to a new study. The research will be presented on 1 September 2012 at the European Respiratory Society’s (ERS) Annual Congress in Vienna. All the [...]