Supervisor's safety toolbox

June 2010
Safety Alert for Supervisors;6/1/2010, Vol. 7 Issue 166, following p4
The article provides information on the nature and effects of fatigue. Fatigue is described as a deep-leveled mental and physical exhaustion which can compromise safety. The condition is said to cause micro sleeps or involuntary naps which can be deadly when one is driving or operating machinery. The fatigue level increases when one fails to have enough sleep. Caffeine use before bedtime can cause sleep interruptions.


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