Employee attitudes towards active commuting

  title={Employee attitudes towards active commuting},
  author={Fiona Crawford and N. Mutrie and P. Hanlon},
  journal={International Journal of Health Promotion and Education},
  pages={14 - 20}
  • Fiona Crawford, N. Mutrie, P. Hanlon
  • Published 2001
  • Business
  • International Journal of Health Promotion and Education
  • Abstract Reliance on motorised transport has contributed to increasingly sedentary lifestyles and serious traffic congestion. This paper reports on a postal survey conducted in Glasgow which aimed to establish current modes of transport to work and investigate employee attitudes towards ‘active commuting’ defined as walking or cycling for part or all of the journey to work. Results indicate that the car was the predominant mode of transport. One-fifth of those who lived less than one mile and… CONTINUE READING
    16 Citations
    Cycle commuting and perceptions of barriers: stages of change, gender and occupation
    • 32
    • PDF
    Intention for Car Use Reduction: Applying a Stage-Based Model
    • 13
    • PDF
    Some work hard while others play hard
    • 32
    The longevity of behaviour change: A case study of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
    • 3
    • PDF


    Physically active commuting to work--testing its potential for exercise promotion.
    • 137
    Children, Transport and the Quality of Life
    • 126
    Promoting the public health benefits of cycling.
    • 30
    Toward a Comprehensive Model of Change
    • 1,833
    A new deal for transport: better for everyone. The government's white paper on the future of transport
    • Transport and the Regions
    • 1997
    A randomised controlled trial of a cognitive behavioural intervention aimed at increasing active commuting in a workplace setting
      Adherence to exercise and the transtheoretical model of behavior change
      • S Bull (ed.), Adherence Issues in Sport and Exercise, 19-46. Chichester, UK: Wiley.
      • 1999