A Chicago music teacher was sentenced to 12 years in prison earlier this month, after being convicted of sexually abusing two students.
With the advent of smartphones, GPS devices, MP3 players and other mobile devices, distracted driving has become a major problem on our nation's roads. However, handheld devices aren't the only culprits. Increasingly, manufacturers are equipping vehicles with onboard devices that take drivers' attention off the road.
A recent study by the National Sleep Foundation shows that transportation workers - including truck drivers, airline pilots and train operators - are at significant risk of having their job performance affected by drowsiness.