Other Web Resources on Officer Stress and Fatigue

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Provides information on workplace safety and health, healthy living and injuries related to violence.

Comprehensive Police Fatigue Management Program
A study funded by the National Institutes of Health that examines the impact of sleep deprivation on law enforcement officers, and works to mitigate factors that cause police to lose sleep.

The National Center on Sleep Disorders Research
Established by the National Institutes of Health to combat health concerns for individuals who suffer from sleep disorders. The center provides research and training that addresses sleep disorders.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health: Work Schedules: Shift Work and Long Work Hours
A center funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that examines and eliminates work-related stress, and the disease, injuries and fatalities linked to that stress.

National Institute of Mental Health
Offers information on mental health topics, including anxiety and depression. Offers links to local mental health services and clinical trials.

National Sleep Foundation
Informs researchers, practitioners and policymakers about the benefits of good sleep habits and teaches them how to identify the signs of sleep problems so that people with sleep disorders can be appropriately diagnosed and treated.

Date Created: January 6, 2009