Motorcoach Driver Fatigue Study

The study will match available fatigue-mitigation measures to the various subsets of the industry that characterize the motorcoach industry's provision of service. The study will address several schedules including extended work days, backward rotating, 18-23 hour duty cycles, driving between midnight and 0600, irregular work schedules, and mid-shift breaks.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Produce Safer Drivers


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  • Status: Active
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Department of Transportation

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC    20590
  • Project Managers:

    Hallquist, Theresa

  • Performing Organizations:

    Washington State University, Pullman

    P.O. Box 1495
    Pullman, WA    99164
  • Principal Investigators:

    Belenky, Gregory

  • Start Date: 20070911
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20110930
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30688

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01465253
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:57PM