FSC Central Chapter hosts discussion and panel on recruitment and retainment of women in trucking

The Central chapter of the Fleet Safety Council is hosting an innovative discussion and panel by women on the subject of women in trucking at its next virtual meeting. The event, which will include its regular membership is open to anyone wishing to take part.

The virtual breakout “table” discussion will attempt to answer the question, “What is your company doing to recruit, retain, or support women in transportation?” As well a panel discussion, moderated by Krista Murray of Millcreek will include as panelists:

  • Danielle Levitt – Pival
  • Judy McKeegan – Gray Ridge
  • Connie Phillips – SST
  • Robin Alston – Wellington MF

To learn more about this event, or to register your interest, please contact the chapter administrator for details.

TAT Releases Toronto Coalition Build Impact Report

On April 19th 2022 Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) held its first Coalition Build in Canada since 2020. The event was a success and helped to build public and private partnerships to combat human trafficking everywhere. The event included key industry stakeholders (in the trucking and bus industries) along with local and provincial law enforcement.

Sponsors for the Coalition Build included Day and Ross, Uber Freight, The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario, The Infrastructure Health and Safety Association and The Private Motor Truck Council of Canada.

Also included at the Coalition Build was the Freedom Drivers Project (FDP) trailer which made it’s first stop in Canada for the event. Read the full article to learn more about the FDP at Truck News: Trailer Delivers Human Trafficking Message to Canada

For more details on Trucks Against Trafficking Canada please visit: https://truckersagainsttrafficking.org/canada/

Fleet Safety Council Educational Conference returns to in-person format in 2022

After two successful years of hosting the Fleet Safety Educational Conference in an online format, the conference committee is happy to announce this year’s event will take place in person on October 14.

Click below to read more about this exciting announcement!

Registration is now open. Click here to access our Eventbrite registration page.