Employers help staff ease their commuting headaches

Carpool programs good for environment, solve parking woes, reduce stress
By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/10/2003

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very day it’s a fight. It doesn’t matter how early you leave, or how late, whether you take the highway, the toll road or the residential streets, you still get to work 40 minutes late.

You come in stressed, drained, straining to keep your frayed nerves in check. Your boss, who drives in from the other side of town, is also late coming in. As he recounts a road rage incident he has just witnessed, you find yourself wondering: