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Driver Alertness Detection System

Fatigued driving is a world issue not just North America

Link to article     Muscat: Motorists must be careful while driving long distances as fatigue could set in that could lead to traffic accidents, Royal Oman Police have said. With most travellers driving towards Salalah for the Khareef season, safety experts have been highlighting the need for taking breaks. According to the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) 150,000 people have already visited Salalah as of July 21. The Royal Oman Police (ROP) […]

Investigation Shows Truckers Often Pressured into Exceeding Driving Limits, Baron & Budd Reports

Link to article Investigation Shows Truckers Often Pressured into Exceeding Driving Limits, Baron & Budd Reports Companies Using Illegal Tactics to Circumvent Federal Laws, According to Wisconsin Television Station May 28, 2015 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A Wisconsin television station investigating the trucking industry recently reported that many trucking companies are forcing their drivers to circumvent federal laws limiting the number of hours drivers work per week, the national law firm of Baron […]

Florida Trucking Litigation to add punitive damages

Drowsy driving to cost more in the future.   Having punitive damages imposed against a trucking company is often a source of great anxiety for defense attorneys and their trucking company clients. Florida attorneys skilled in the handling of truck accident cases have developed the knowledge to know when punitive damages are warranted in a given case. Punitive damages claims are inherently fact driven and also require the plaintiff to step through several procedural hoops, […]

Fatigued driver charged after roll-over on Killarney highway

Link to article   An example of an avoidable accident.  When the DADS System tracks drivers in real time allowing the driver an opportunity to pull over and adjust their level of alertness.   A 25-year-old Brampton man was charged with careless driving after a single-vehicle roll-over on Highway 637 July 6. The collision, involving a van, occurred at around 1:30 p.m. The driver was heading westbound down the highway — which leads from Highway […]