This is your Captain Sleeping

Pilot fatigue, caused by long flight hours and sleep apnoea, is a serious safety threat for airplane passengers and crew. This is why British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) is concerned a proposed European Union law would jeopardize current good air safety standards, replacing UK rules with looser EU standards. British pilots said the new standards would send Britain’s aviation safety record spiralling downwards and permit pilots to fly even after being awake for 22 hours—a level of tiredness equal to the impairment of being four times over the alcohol limit.

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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.