Jan 15

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) is holding their first ever national conference on sleep apnea and it’s effects on commercial truck drivers, on May 12 in Baltimore, MD.
Undiagnosed and untreated sleep apnea is extremely dangerous. When you couple sleep apnea with the exhaustion that often accompanies driving a commericial truck, the results can be deadly. As a result of this, experts say that impending regulation that would require mandatory sleep apnea screening and treatment for truck drivers, much like drug testing, is in the works.

The American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) will host the conference in Baltimore this May. There will be presentations and discussions designed to assist the trucking industry with the problem at hand

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