Finding ways to cover long distances in as little time as possible is a longstanding challenge. As civilisations have evolved, so have many transport-related professions. People employed in this area include:
Vehicles that use different types of fuel (solid and liquid fuels, electricity, nuclear fuel etc.) have a significant environmental impact. Today, drivers of motorised road vehicles have the biggest impact on the state of the environment and human health. The extent of this impact depends on the type of vehicle, its level of maintenance, and the owner's driving style.
The transport sector affects the quality of air, water, soil and landscapes.
As a driver, there are several things you can do to reduce negative environmental impacts:
Alternatively, you can look for opportunities to avoid driving altogether: