How Sleep Apnea Impacts the Commercial Trucking Industry

According to the FMCSA, it is estimated that sleep apnea affects 28% of all commercial drivers (approximately 1.8 million drivers). Untreated, sleep apnea contributes to hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease – conditions that represent three of the most costly health expenditures among commercial drivers. Poor sleep quality from untreated sleep apnea can also lead to […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment and CPAP Monitoring

Before leaving the testing center, drivers who require treatment will be fitted for and provided with a CPAP mask, flow generator, and heated humidifier for nightly use. It is important for drivers to understand that safety and health conditions are successfully reduced only if they adhere to nightly CPAP use. To that end, we believe […]