Resources for Employers and Employees
What if I Need to Get Home In an Unexpected Emergency?
The Commuter Connections Guaranteed Ride Home Program provides emergency rides home to people who bicycle or take other alternative transportation to work twice a week. To sign up, call 1-800-745-RIDE or Register on-line for the Guaranteed Ride Home program.
How to Encourage your Employer to Support Bicycling
You're now well versed in the ways of bike commuting, but you would like to see a few changes at your office to assist you and your colleagues who might like to bike to work. Flip to the other side of this guide to learn about sound investments and policies employers can use to encourage cycling, improve employee health, and save money. Here are some ideas to get you started:
• Show this guide to your human resources representative and building manager
• Organize a bike-to-work day at your office
• Call the Washington Area Bicyclists Association, (202) 518-0524, or the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, (202) 962- 3760 and ask about setting up a bike-to-work orientation at your worksite
Bicycling Organizations Contact Information
List of Bicycle Parking Equipment Dealers & Manufacturers