The effects of sleep loss on young drivers’ performance: A systematic review - lack of sleep and teen driving

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Drowsy driving in teens lack of sleep and teen driving


Sleep deprivation is a common problem for teens. As a result, teens – and especially young men - have a high risk of drowsy driving. Teens often fail to realize.

Sleep deprivation is known to be a risk factor for car crashes — it's estimated that drowsy driving is responsible for 20 percent of all car crashes.

A summary of the science that links lack of sleep and teen driving crashes, and what schools are doing to prevent it.

Sleep deprivation is common in teens and adults around the world. Among the many negative health and behavioral consequences of sleep.

Report after report shows it -- sleepy drivers cause car crashes. Sydney, Australia suggest that a long-term lack of sleep may not only cause.