One in eight motorists admit to having fallen asleep while driving

A survey has found 13% of drivers have nodded off when driving — prompting the AA to launch an awareness campaign on the dangers of drowsiness.
Tiredness at wheel is like drink-driving, say researchers

Tiredness at wheel is like drink-driving

The motorway signs proclaiming that “Tiredness can kill” are based on the commonsense assumption that drivers could fall asleep at the wheel...