Draft Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy

Walking _and _cyclingThe FSEM Responded to the raft Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy consultation by the Department for Transport in May 2016, key points included: 

 

 

 

  • Promoting cycling and walking as a treatment for chronic diseases and musculoskeletal problems
  • Recognition of the role of the NHS in delivering this strategy
  • The role of rehabilitation in improving competence to cycle and walk
  • A plan to encourage real behaviour change to accompany infrastructure change
  • The importance of GP practices and the role they can play
  • Involving multidisciplinary teams in planning

Click here to view a PDF of our response to the Draft Walking and Cycling Investment Strategy  

"Excellence in Musculoskeletal Medicine, Exercise Medicine and Team Care"