Fatigue & Microsleep

People who fall asleep for more than a few minutes are often aware of those lapses. Drivers may not be aware of shorter lapses and "microsleeps", which can also have serious consequences when a quick reaction is needed to avoid a crash. Most people are not aware of how drowsiness affects their driving performance, even … Continue reading Fatigue & Microsleep

Slip & Fall Prevention

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls account for over 8 million hospital emergency room visits, representing the leading cause of visits (21.3%). Slips and falls account for over 1 million visits, or 12% of total falls. Ways to prevents slips and falls in the workplace or at home include: Examine area to ensure the … Continue reading Slip & Fall Prevention