The daylight-saving time is not a new concept in the world as many countries across the globe have been using it although not all. The daylight-saving time can be defined as the concept of changing the clock backward and forward. The the concept of the daylight saving time also known as DST was introduced during the World War I. Additionally, it is also important to note that it was presented because of the concept and some impact on the use of energy by lowering the consumption rate. When you hear about daylight saving time, it means that the clock is adjusted by one hour forward when it is the start of the spring season and also adjusted backward by one hour during the autumn season meaning that the time will be standardized.
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. The findings by the scientists and the other researchers across the world to protect overtime the DST as lost the meaning. The daylight-saving time is becoming less because it is more negative impacts compared to the positive effects. There are many people in the world today who have petitioned for the stopping of the use of the DST because of the negative impacts. The following are the reasons for 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. The impact of the deprived sleep varies with different people as they are affected negatively. 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 increased cardiovascular conditions risks is another reason why these petitions to end the daylight -saving time.
The other findings have shown that when people are deprived of the sleep, it means that the productivity levels decrease. Findings have proven that during the DST, many businesses experience was that how was by the employees as the entertain themselves using the Internet and the computers at the workplace. There are more workplace injuries that are also reported during the DST as the concentration levels of the employees are low. The zones that use DST of also found out that during the season, many people because of road accidents. The petition, therefore, is to rally for the end of DST.