Health-care personnel, people who clean or deliver, supermarket employees, police and security forces… These are some of the professionals who have been elevated by the crisis to the category of heroes. And they include the transport workers. To protect their work, the EU has proposed the creation of the so-called ‘green lanes.’
The coronavirus has confined people to their homes in many countries. In some of them, there are very limited conditions for leaving the house, although the measures adopted by the governments are different in each place. These restrictions also vary as the days pass, becoming stricter as the curves of contagion rise. Keeping the disease […]
The presence of vehicles in city centres varies in different parts of the planet. Although, in general terms, there seems to be a trend: cars are giving up space in downtown areas. Will this trend increase in the future?
During the period of the Empire, the Romans launched an ambitious plan to build a communications network from the Atlantic Ocean to the Red Sea, and including the British Isles and the Back Sea. Most of these roads were still being used during the following millennium and even longer. Some are still used today.
A person in a wheelchair is a pedestrian but can travel in the street in the direction of automobile traffic. Some associations are now demanding accessibility improvements in pavements so that nobody will have to “place their life at risk”