“In many ways, the primary objective of fleets is to make sure they keep their drivers in the best of spirits, and help them stay productive throughout their time behind the wheel – a challenge considering the myriad of complications that arise when on the road. Those complications can include mental strain arising due to excessive traffic bottlenecks, irate fellow drivers on the road, excessive documentation and regulatory measures and even family problems.” – According to the article in freightwaves.com and its author Vishnu Rajamanickam, Staff Writer
“Even seasonal changes can cause considerable stress for drivers, like roads being snowed in and hurricanes wrecking entire regions. The emotional, mental and physical stress usually translates into distraction, which can cause accidents and let the situation quickly spiral out of control.” – Rajamanickam also wrote in his article.
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