Commuting alone to work by car, especially over long distances, is bad for your health and the environment. Booz Allen’s efforts to change this situation for the better have been recognized for the thirteenth consecutive year by Best Workplaces for Commuters, a national program promoting outstanding commuter benefits.
Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
How many short trips do you make by car daily? Think about it…maybe a quick jaunt to pick up some milk or items for dinner. Run to the post office? Drop off kids at sports practice? Approximately 40% of all trips in the US are two miles or less. Considering that each trip in the car is contributing to issues of the environment, an alternative solution is bike commuting.