This guidebook “Bicycle-friendly employer - made easy" helps SMEs to promote cycling in operation and to build an in-house cycling culture. The main target groups of this manual are company coordinators, CSR, environmental and mobility agents. In order to show small companies how easy it is to implement several bicycle friendly measures, special tips for SME can be find at the implementation tips box. The guidebook describes several measures that can help to increase the share of cycling in the company and to improve the framework for cycling employees.
Description of CFE certification process
In order to give European companies a special incentive to focus increasingly on bicycle friendliness in companies, the consortium of Bike2Work has developed an EU-wide certification for bicycle-friendly companies. The document provided gives you an overview of the structure of the basic processing of the certification scheme. It descirbes the pointsystem and the must criteria and explain the self-evaluation toll for companies.
The download section „Case Studies” provides best practice examples and experiences from European companies that show possibilities to improve the framework conditions for cycling employees. The examples are intended to help companies to become active themselves and to implement measures help to become a bicycle friendly employer. In addition, European best practice examples of bike to work campaigns will be presented.
Campaigning to increase cycle commuting in Denmark
Bike to Work is a national campaign that promotes cycling as a mode of transportation to and from work. Denmark is generally known for its large number of cyclists and the annual campaign encourages a number of new people to cycle and motivates others to launch the so-called bicycle season.