Reliable transportation to work helps low-income workers escape the cycle of poverty.
of residents from small towns and rural communities have no public transportation options; 65% have few transit options and 25% have limit access to public transit.
Workers who have reliable, consistent transportation are 4 times more likely to keep their jobs.
or more of low-income workers’ total income is dedicated to transportation costs.
Work doesn’t care about weather conditions.
who cannot afford a car frequently walk or bike to work, regardless of the weather.
This, in turn, carries a substantial risk for personal injury.
severely impacts walking/biking workers ability to be on time, which can have a devastating impact on livelihood.
who walk or bike typically do so on roads that are heavily trafficked by automobiles.
These dangers are further exacerbated when working at night.
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