Archive | December, 2013
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 »