It includes simple questions on how staff travelled to/from work on that day, and how they normally travel. It also asks how satisfied they are with their journeys and some basic information on when and where they are travelling.
And there are prizes available – a member of staff from every participating business with more than 20 staff will win a Love to Shop voucher, and can be entered into a prize draw for a Fitbit.
Taking part in this annual travel to work survey can help a business to:
- keep an accurate record of how staff travel to work – useful for travel plans and reporting
- identify and address issues around how your staff get to work
- manage your staff car parking and support sustainable travel to work which in turn helps reduce congestion and improve air quality
- monitor your company travel trends year on year, provided you participate every year.
The findings will be used to attract new investment for transport in the area and will also help target spending on key infrastructure and in new public transport services.
To be able to take part in the survey register your business online now at http://www.travelwest.info/preregistration.
Once a business has registered, the survey link will be sent to them in the week before the survey to ensure it is accessible through company IT systems. A range of materials to help promote the survey to employees will also be sent to them.#
Press release by North Somerset Council: