NIOSH Training for Nurses on Shift Work and Long Work Hours

Module 11. Driving


Shift work and long work hours are key risk factors for sleep-related crashes.
  • Point out important drowsy driving statistics
  • Describe warning signs that a person is too drowsy to drive safely
  • Identify strategies to prevent risks linked to drowsy driving

Driving Strategies Adapted from the National Sleep Foundation:

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