Driving under the influence of alcohol is an offence but the government should take action against drivers suffering from sleep apnea. Stricter laws should be in place as it’s becoming more evident that accidents could be the cause of impaired attention because of sleep apnea.
After doing some digging Wanda’s lawyer Jim Cole said he would discover that the Celadon Trucking Company driver that slammed into their car was diagnosed with severe sleep apnea about 2 months prior. “There is an epidemic among truck drivers of sleep …
It was a senseless death that John Lindsay had to succumb to because of the truck driver who suffered from sleep apnea and was unaware of what was happening in front of him.
Sleep apnea can cause impaired attention, feeling of exhaustion and inability to take any decisions because of lack of concentration !