Driver sleepiness, fatigue, careless behavior and risk of motor vehicle crash and injury: Population based case and control study


Bener A., Yildirim E., ÖZKAN T., Lajunen T.

JOURNAL OF TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING-ENGLISH EDITION, vol.4, no.5, pp.496-502, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jtte.2017.07.005
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING-ENGLISH EDITION
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.496-502
  • Keywords: Driver, Stanford sleeping, Fatigue, Risk, Road traffic crash and injury, AUTOMOBILE DRIVERS, TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS, QUESTIONNAIRE, VIOLATIONS, STREETS, APNEA, ROADS

Abstract

Background: A few studies have been conducted to determine the relationship between road motor vehicle crashes (MVC) and serious injuries related to tiredness, fatigues and sleeping.