Legislation Limiting Apnoea Guidance Heads to President’s Desk

Sleep apnoea is becoming more common and it may pose as a health risk to truck drivers, pilots and the like. Legislation to require a formal regulatory process for any future requirements on sleep apnoea for truckers has been approved by both the US House and Senate, and will now move to the White House. Introduced in mid-September, HR3095 would require the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to go through its regulatory process and analyse the potential cost of sleep apnoea requirements rather than simply issuing guidance to physicians, drivers and motor carriers.

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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS

Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.

Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.