Tips for better sleep

Beginning your trip fully rested is an important part of driving safely. Follow these tips to get a better period of sleep.

Exercise regularly, be sure to complete your workout at least 3 hours before bedtime.

Eat regular, nutritious meals, but not a heavy meal at bedtime.

Create a positive sleep environment. Lower the thermostat - we sleep better in cooler temperatures. Sleep in the dark. Avoid sleeping with the television on. Block or mask outside sounds.

Avoid tobacco or caffeine several hours before bedtime.