Asleep on the Job

Sleep Deprivation's Debilitating Impact on Employees

With more than 50 million Americans suffering from sleep disturbances, employees are feeling the debilitating effects of exhaustion. Sleep deprivation is linked with a myriad of health risks – cardiovascular disease, a weakened immune system, poorer cognitive function and memory, slower reaction times and decision-making, increased irritability, and decreased well-being, just to name a few.

Watch this webinar and hear Christopher P. Landrigan, MD, MPH, Director of the Sleep and Patient Safety Program at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, talk about the debilitating effects of sleep deprivation and offer tangible ways for employers to support their workforce. You'll learn:

  • What’s keeping workers awake and its impact on them – and your bottom line
  • Why exhaustion effects employees’ health and prevents them from performing at their peak
  • How you can help employees with sleep disturbances