White Paper: Evolution of Fatigue Risk Management Systems

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Over the past five years, a broad international consensus has emerged across many 24/7 industries that the optimal way to manage and reduce employee fatigue risk is through a systematic process called a Fatigue Risk Management System (FRMS). This CIRCADIAN® white paper will:
  • Examine the evolution of FRMS
  • Look at how industries are embracing FRMS
  • Discuss key characteristics of a successful Fatigue Risk Management System

By Martin Moore-Ede, MD, PhD

PDF 21 pp

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White Paper: Fatigued Nurses

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There is mounting evidence that fatigued nurses make more errors, have more injuries, and have higher rates of absenteeism. This problem affects not only nurse health and family life, but patient outcomes as well. The Joint Commission (which accredits over 20,000 hospitals in the United States) urged healthcare organizations to “create and implement a comprehensive fatigue management plan.” But what is a fatigue management plan, and how do you create it?

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White Paper: The Definition of Human Fatigue

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Everyone these days is talking about driver fatigue, employee fatigue or fatigue risk management systems. But what exactly is the definition of “fatigue”?

While engineers use the term to describe the irreversible failure of materials as a result of stresses over an extended period of time, the term is also used to describe human impairment in the workplace or on the highway.

In The Definition of Human Fatigue, Dr. Moore-Ede explains the meaning of fatigue and its causes, including extended wakefulness, heavy work, excessive stimulation, illness or stress. Knowing what exactly is meant by human fatigue is critical to reversing it.

Martin Moore-Ede, MD, PhD

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