Improved road user behaviour helps reduce the number of people killed or seriously injured on our roads; helping more people to enjoy long, healthy, active lives.
When travelling, choosing public transport also helps reduce the risk of being involved in a road traffic collision. Increased use of public transport also helps reduce congestion in our towns and city.
Walking and cycling for short journeys are easy and convenient ways to build physical activity in to our daily routine. Walking and cycling are good ways of improving our fitness levels.
Using sustainable modes of travel such as public transport, electric cars, car-sharing, walking or cycling could also benefit your wallet by saving you money on fuel costs, wear and tear on vehicles and parking fees.
Start making some small changes to your normal travel arrangements today and realise some of the many benefits.