This article written by our Queensland Counterpart, the QTA has to rate as one of the best ever critiques of the Heavy Vehicle driver fatigue management system.
Driver fatigue is a serious issue and it must be addressed. But after 80 years are we actually on the right path to solving the problem?
Drink driving like fatigue both impact a drivers ability but contrast how each is managed.
Over the past 50 years drink-driving crashes have significantly decreased because legislators, scientists and enforcement agencies worked together to quantify and address impairment, rather than simply introducing a log book to record how many drinks a driver had
This article has to rate as one of the must read articles this year. Click the image to go to the article in BigRigs