Driver fatigue is one of the main causes of trucking accidents on the nation’s highways. Recent studies, as well as accounts from truck accident lawyers and their clients, find that fatigue affects truck drivers in many more ways than initially suspected, complicating the situation. Because of this, driver fatigue is a much greater problem than previously believed.

Fatigue – Short and Long Term Effects

Fatigue and being overtired affects people in different ways. Some truck accident lawyers suggest that one common factor with all fatigued drivers is reduced mental activity that precedes […]