Abcam were rewarded for their continuous commitment to improving and encouraging sustainable travel to work for its staff. Over the last 12 months, Abcam have purchased two new staff pool bikes for employees to use, installed a new bike shelter with the support of a TfC Workplace Sustainable Travel Grant, installed new showers and staff changing facilities and have supplied all the three buildings with cycle repair kits and pumps. Abcam have also arranged a number of events and initiatives to encourage sustainable travel to work including a monthly sustainable travel draw, Dr Bike sessions, cycle repair seminars and staff induction to new employees includes travel to work. In addition to this, Abcam updated their Travel Plan in December 2015.
Not resting on their laurels Abcam have a host of initiatives planned for 2016 including an in house travel to work survey, promotion of sustainable travel for visitors and interviewees, the promotion of flexible and home working initiatives, and much more.