Archive | December, 2013
Sleep Infographic

Are You Getting Enough Sleep? (Infographic)

As more and more details arise regarding the role sleep played in the recent NY train derailment, the importance of sleep has become even more apparent and significant in matters of public safety.  An average of 37% of people report to have fallen asleep while driving in the past year, and that’s not the only more »

NY Train Derailment

Sleep Deprivation Connected to Train Derailment

The engineer involved with the recent NY train derailment may have been suffering from severe sleep deprivation which inhibited him from doing his job properly.  According to U.S. News, the engineer claimed he was in “‘a daze situation’ when he took a curve at almost three times the speed limit, his lawyer said” (NY Train more »