Transport

The British Office of Rail and Road is sending the message that fatigue must be taken seriously as a safety concern after its first prosecution of a fatigue safety incident where two men tragically died after a railway contractor let them work 25...

Driver mistakes play a role in virtually all crashes. So, the logic goes: If you remove people from the equation, far fewer crashes will happen. That’s why automation has been held up as a potential game-changer for safety. But autonomous vehicles might prevent only...

Commuting is a daily reality for the vast majority of workers, one that you may not have missed while we were all working from home. But it is also a potential hazard, especially for people on non-standard working patterns, because driver fatigue is one...

This week a video has emerged of a London tram driver allegedly asleep at the controls, six months after several passengers were killed in an accident on the same network. According to commuters, the driver remained asleep for several minutes before passengers were able...