• Crew fatigue is a significant problem in both civilian and military operations, mostly due to unpredictable work hours, long duty periods, circadian disruptions, and insufficient sleep that are commonplace in modern aviation. With IBR products and services, safer crew scheduling becomes an objective and quantifiable reality by helping airlines mitigate fatigue risk and identify creative solutions tailored to flight operations.

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  • In 2008, Congress enacted Public Law 110-432, otherwise known as The Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008, which mandates hours of service rules for employees engaged in commuter rail passenger transportation and intercity rail passenger transportation. The rule requires "passenger train employees' work schedules to be analyzed by a validated, biomathematical fatigue model", for which FAST is one of only two approved by the FRA.

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  • Numerous factors can affect safety, performance, and quality of life in individuals working in 24-hr operational environments, and fatigue is receiving increased attention in a wide range of industries, including mining, petrochemical, manufacturing and other round-the-clock operations. SAFTE-FAST is increasingly used in these work environments and is suitable for any pattern of shifts.

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