Drowsy Driving in the News

National Sleep Foundation’s Drowsy Driving Prevention Week® Provides Tips to Prevent One in Six Traffic Fatalities

WASHINGTON, DC, November 4, 2011 – In recognition of Drowsy Driving Prevention Week®, (November 6-12), the National Sleep Foundation is joining with the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety to educate drivers about sleep safety. The AAA Foundation released new data showing that 96% of Americans feel that it is unacceptable for someone to drive when they are so sleepy they have trouble keeping their eyes open; yet, about one-third of Americans admitted doing so in the past 30 days.

By |2017-11-30T16:01:24-05:00November 4th, 2011|Drowsy Driving in the News|Comments Off on National Sleep Foundation’s Drowsy Driving Prevention Week® Provides Tips to Prevent One in Six Traffic Fatalities

Road trip? How to get a good night’s sleep in a hotel

If you are planning to vacation this summer, chances are you'll be staying a hotel. Although it's fun to see new place or visit with friends and family, staying in a hotel means not sleeping in your own bed. So what should a traveler expect from a hotel when its time to sleep?

By |2011-01-28T10:55:59-05:00June 24th, 2010|Drowsy Driving in the News, Road Trip Tips, Travel|Comments Off on Road trip? How to get a good night’s sleep in a hotel