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If you get only 5–6 hours of sleep the night before, your chance of an accident will increase by

A recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that if you get only 5–6 hours of sleep, you triple your risk of an accident. If you get only 4–5 hours of sleep, your risk of an accident is comparable to your risk if you're legally intoxicated! ["Acute Sleep Deprivation and Risk of Motor Vehicle Crash Involvement," AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, December 2016, http://aaafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/AcuteSleepDeprivationCrashRisk.pdf]