Fatigue - Why Is it So Difficult To Manage?
Managing fatigue is not just an issue for people on the road or when there are hazards around. Even a walk across the warehouse can be subject to fatigue that can result in an incident. The first issue is that fatigue is difficult to recognise quickly. The second issue is that even when we recognise it, we often do very little to compensate for it. This is even though we consciously know that it increases risk. Why is that? Research has discovered that: "goal-directed attenti