FATIGUE AT THE WHEEL

ERMUEDUNG AM STEUER

With reference to a typical accident, the significance of fatigue as one of the causes of errors on the road is discussed. The author makes a detailed examination of the capacity of the human and the question of fatigue or overtiredness. The total effects of the most important causes of fatigue are illustrated diagrammatically. The consequences for the case of the overtired driver are indicated, and stress laid on the importance of a driver recognizing the first signs of fatigue. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Verlag Heinrich Vogel, Springer Fachmedien Muenchen GmbH

    Aschauer Strasse 30
    Muenchen,   Germany  D-81549
  • Authors:
    • SCHNEIDER, H
  • Publication Date: 1972-12

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 16-20
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00127738
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Institute of Road Research, Germany
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 7 1976 12:00AM