Women in Road Transport – About Us
Women in Road Transport is a non-profit association established to encourage the employment of women in the transport industry. We want to celebrate and promote their accomplishments as well as address obstacles and issues faced by women working in the industry. Membership is not limited to women, and we welcome the involvement of anyone who is positive and supportive of our mission.
We aim to provide a platform and open environment for women across the Road Transport industry to come together, problem solve, idea share and help to promote our industry to future generations as a positive career prospect.
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“To promote the sector as a preferred career option for women, and to support women in the industry.”
To ensure that the Women in Road Transport activities support the purpose statement the following Guiding Principles have been established:
- Diversity is beneficial to the whole industry
Promote the benefit that diversity brings to the industry
- Challenge and change
Create an environment receptive to challenge and change the status quo to provide positive benefits to the industry
- A career in road transport
Support career pathways that encourage women and young people to enter and progress within the industry
Empower women in the industry to share their point of view with confidence.