Many people, regardless of age, have a sleep debt, meaning they simply have not slept enough. There are many reasons for this. The consequences are potentially fatal when driving in these circumstances. In this section you can find important research on this often misunderstood and undervalued road safety issue.
“Tackling safety issues requires solving complex problems and TIRF’s ability to provide forums to connect government, business, industry, traffic safety agencies, and non-profit organizations helps to identify bold and multi faceted solutions to some of our most persistent road safety issues. The ability to bring together stakeholders in road safety provides an opportunity for collaboration and connection that would otherwise not exist.”
Sara Volo – Team Leader, Special Projects, Ontario Ministry of Transportation