Since April 2005, more than 3,000 cities need to have their urban mobility plans in order to receive investments from federal government destined to projects of the sector. To qualify the process of development of the plans and encourage mobility planning consolidation in Brazil, WRI Brasil | EMBARQ brasil has published Seven Steps – How to build na Urban Mobility Plan.
Incentive policies adopted by companies play an important role in how the employee travels to work, in relation to both the means of transport and the chosen time. A corporate mobility plan consists of integrated strategies to promote more sustainable travels and bring benefits to the organization, its employees and the local region.
More than 1.2 million people die in traffic accidents worldwide every year, according to World Health Organization. EMBARQ and World Bank have committed to promote the goals of Action Decade in order to integrate road safety in the process of planning, project and operation of BRT systems, corridors and bus lanes.
To warn decision makers, managers and technicians about this issue, the publication presents dada related to accidents impacts in society and shows how the reduction of speed limits can make the traffic safer.
The drivers are the main focus of Segurança em Primeiro Lugar (Safety First), third publication launched to supplement EMBARQ Brasil’s QualiÔnibus series. The publication brings road safety management mechanisms for public bus transport companies.
Pesquisa de Satisfação (Satisfaction Survey), developed by EMBARQ Brasil, evaluates customers' perceptions of public transport by bus in relation to factors of quality in detailed and quantitative ways.
The first day of operation is strategic for that by providing an efficient service and quality, the user will get an image of a strong and reliable system. The QualiÔnibus - Dia Um de Operação brings a guide for the development of a BRT operation manual.
From the concept of Transit-Oriented Development (TOD or DOTS in Portuguese) and Transit-oriented Development (TOD) Guide for Urban Communities, published by CTSEMBARQMexico, the TOD Cities – a Manual for Transit-Oriented Development presents the elements of sustainable mobility and examples of good practices adopted in urban projects.
The Step by Step Guide to Developing an Urban Mobility guide, developed by EMBARQ Brasil, contribute to the preparation and the implementation of sustainable mobility plans in Brazil, as requirement of the Urban Mobility Law No. 12.587/12 .
Released in 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, the Manual de Projetos e Programas para Incentivar o Uso de Bicicletas em Comunidades was developed to promote the use of bicycles in order to make safer and healthier communities.