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Researcher’s rare award may help improve road safety
November 10, 2015

By Doug Nadvornick, WSU Spokane

Kimberly-HonnSPOKANE, Wash. – Truck driver sleep schedules will be studied by a young researcher at Washington State University Spokane who received an unusually large grant for someone so early in her career.

Awake at the wheel: Tech collaboration aims to save lives
April 3, 2015

By Sabrina Zearott, College of Arts & Sciences

drowsydriving-roadVANCOUVER, Wash. – Researchers are working across multiple disciplines and campuses at Washington State University to develop a device to help keep drivers awake while on the road.

WSU innovation improves drowsy driver detection
April 22, 2014

By Judith Van Dongen, WSU Spokane

drowsydrivingSPOKANE, Wash.—Researchers at Washington State University Spokane have developed a new way to detect when drivers are about to nod off behind the wheel.