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Micro Sleeps

Micro Sleeps – an Early Warning Sign

June 27, 2017 12:11 am Published by 4 Comments

Micro Sleeps are a first stage sign of drowsy driving.   We’ve all experience dosing off for a few seconds at a time while driving. Sleep deprivation, general fatigue, heat exhaustion – all can cause those split-second naps (micro sleeps), where your eyes close and you lose sight of the road. Those are the early warning signs of falling asleep on the wheel. Ignoring those signs can lead to one micro sleep you may not... View Article