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How Sleep Apnea can Lead to Fatigued Driving

Earlier this year, a commuter train crashed in New Jersey, and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is looking at sleep apnea as a possible cause for the crash.1 The conductor had undiagnosed and untreated sleep apnea (he has since been diagnosed) and NTSB officials believe fatigued driving caused the crash. There are three other train crashes that have happened in recent years that also involved conductors with untreated sleep …

  • Posted: January 13, 2017
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Dangers of Faulty Brakes

Brakes are an essential part of any motor vehicle. If brakes malfunction, there is a high risk of collision and injury. There are many reasons for brake failure. Brakes may stop working due to lack of proper maintenance, and this is generally the fault of the driver. Brakes may be faulty from the start due to negligent design or manufacturing.

Toyota recently announced a global recall of 340,000 Priuses, 92,000 of …

  • Posted: December 9, 2016
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