FMCSA has been collecting data on truck driver hours of service; now they will analyze the data. Let’s hope that they will find clear answers to the driver fatigue dilemma.
“DOT enters next phase of 34-hour restart study” http://tinyurl.com/ppfwfpx
Driving While Fatigued (DWF) is definitely dangerous!
For more information on driver fatigue:
This is a photo which the Georgia State Patrol took when they arrived at the scene of our truck crash. Truck driver fatigue may have been a factor; we never saw his paper log books.