Active Travel - Healthy Lives

Date: 
13-01-11
Description: 

Across Ireland, there is considerable scope to replace many short car journeys with walking and cycling which would bring about a range of benefits to health as well as saving money for individuals and society.'Active travel, healthy lives' presents a summary of international evidence on the health and economic benefits of active travel and makes recommendations on how active travel can become a viable, safe and attractive alternative to car use.

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Identifier: 
10.14655/20110011
Type: 
Report
Rights: 
© Institute of Public Health in Ireland
Source: 
Summary of international evidence on the health and economic benefits of active travel
Language: 
Language=en