TRB's Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program (CTBSSP) Synthesis 9: Literature Review on Health and Fatigue Issues Associated with Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Hours of Work examines literature relevant to health and fatigue issues associated with commercial vehicle driver hours of service. This literature review was specifically requested by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to provide information related to its Hours of Service regulations issued in January 2004. The report contains a general literature review of the health issues from 1975 to the present, and fatigue issues from January 2004 to present, associated with commercial vehicle driver hours of service. The report also contains a literature review of references that were cited in response to a related FMCSA January 2005 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. Strictly a literature review, the report does not contain any conclusions or recommendations.Those not pertaining to duration of work shift, duration of driving, working periods that shift over a 24-hr day, duration ... These were abstracted and evaluated according to the form provided by FMCSA to highlight the relevance to this ... The summaries focused specifically on the effects of extending driving time from 10 to 11 hr per day and extending the total hours worked per week provided for in the newanbsp;...
|Title||:||Literature Review on Health and Fatigue Issues Associated with Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Hours of Work|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2005|