According to the National Sleep Foundation , less than half of Americans say they get a good night's sleep each night.
Combine that with a long commute, and your chances of having a fall-asleep crash increase dramatically.
You can prevent those types of crashes by knowing the warning signs (which you can check out by clicking on the link to the left) and by following these countermeasures:
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