When it comes to the concept of daylight saving time, it is not a new concept being introduced into the world as many countries across the globe been using it although not all countries.The daylight saving time is the concept of adjusting the time for once and back once. The daylight saving time concept was introduced into the world during the World War I. The personal introduced the daylight-saving time concept primary wanted to help in serving the energy because of the belief that it lost the energy consumption rate. How daylight savings time works are that during the start of the springtime, the clock is adjusted one hour forward and when it is the autumn season, the time is adjusted with one hour backward leading to the standardizing of the time.
Many studies have been conducted by different scientists to try and prove that the DST has some impact on the people that are within the zones that use it. One thing that has been proven by many scientists who of conducted the research, is that the DST has lost the meaning overtime. The daylight-saving time is becoming less because it is more negative impacts compared to the positive effects. Because of the many negative effects of the DST, many people have petitioned for the stopping of the DST. Discussed below are some of the reasons why there is the daylight savings petition.
There is a sleeping pattern that is developed over time by different people according to their schedule.When the countries that use the daylight saving time adjust the clock backward, it means that people are deprived of one hour sleep. When people have not enough sleep, there are different impacts which vary with different people. The human body is very interesting because if there are changes in the patterns of lifestyle, it will notice immediately and this can lead to some people having severe headaches during the day.The other negative impact on the health is that people have increased chances of getting heart attacks.
It has been proven by many researchers that when people are adapting to changes in the sleeping patterns, they become less productive during the work days. Many businesses have reported that during the DST, their businesses experience a lot of wasted hours as the employees are not active ending up in entertaining themselves during the work time. The concentration levels of the employees are lowering it is the DST season resulting in many workplace injuries. The other negative impact of the DST, especially in countries that use it is that there many reports on road accidents. The petition, therefore, is to rally for the end of DST.