Networking group She’s RHA is celebrating signing up more than 200 women to date following its launch earlier this year. The initiative has attracted transport managers, administrators, haulage operators, mechanics, logistics planners and drivers. She’s RHA founder member, RHA board member and partner at Freightlink Europe, Lesley O’Brien (pictured), said: “I am absolutely delighted that women are making their voice heard in what has always been seen as a male-dominated industry. “She’s RHA has created an opportunity to empower, encourage […]
Diversity and inclusion in the workplace are key to a thriving and successful logistics sector, says Lesley O’Brien, Freightlink Europe and Freight Train.
DHL Supply Chain has said that the diversity of its employees is a “genuine strength” after being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2017.
The road transport industry is being urged to play its part in attracting more women to the sector by entering this year’s Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards. “The annual awards, sponsored this year by the FTA, demonstrate that the sector suits women and is one in which they can excel,” said Maxine Benson, co-founder of Everywoman. “The awards prove that there are no limits for women in transport and logistics – all previous winners having made an outstanding contribution […]