STRATEGIES TO COMBAT FATIGUE IN THE LONG DISTANCE ROAD TRANSPORT INDUSTRY: THE BUS AND COACH PERSPECTIVE

This report aims to identify effective and practicable strategies to reduce driver fatigue in the long distance bus and coach industry. Information was collected using consultations with industry representatives and a survey of 250 drivers, to determine the extent of the problem and attitudes to a range of possible solutions. Results are analyzed across a range of different operational and employment conditions.

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    • Sponsored by the Federal Office of Road Safety, Canberra A.C.T., Australia.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Occupational Health and Safety Commission

    GPO Box 58
    Sydney, New South Wales 2001,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Feyer, A-M
    • Williamson, A
    • Jenkin, R
    • Higgins, T
  • Publication Date: 1993-6

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  • English

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00721522
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • ISBN: 0642512922
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CR 122, HS-041 999
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 24 1996 12:00AM