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RFNSW Awards

The awards categories are:

  • Outstanding Contribution to the NSW Trucking Industry
  • NSW Professional Driver of the Year
  • NSW Transport Woman of the Year

Award Categories

Outstanding Contribution to the NSW Trucking Industry

  • Long term participation in NSW road transport
  • Personal and/or organisational commitment to achieving positive benefits for the industry through actions
  • A proven commitment to raising both community and industry awareness and appreciation of trucking
  • A selfless attitude that has resulted in personal cost, in the case of an individual. In the case of an organisation, a commitment to
    achieving benefits for road transport that has incurred an organisational cost
  • A reputation for integrity and ethical behaviour.

NSW Professional Driver of the Year

  • A high degree of pride in their personal presentation and their vehicle’s presentation
  • A high degree of skill and experience in freight handling relevant to their field
  • A professional attitude towards their job, their customers and the industry as a whole
  • A strong interest in furthering the professional image of the industry, as demonstrated by their actions and interests.
In addition, all nominations for NSW Professional Driver of the Year must be accompanied by a copy of their road agency traffic record – please attach below.

NSW Transport Woman of the Year

A long-term involvement and/or background in the trucking industry
  • A clear dedication and commitment to and support of the industry through her contribution
  • A proven commitment to raising both community and industry awareness of trucking
  • A reputation for a high level of integrity, positive influence and professionalism in the trucking industry as a whole.

NSW Top Technical and Maintenance

  • A strong commitment to developing a safer road transport in NSW and improving heavy vehicle maintenance
  • Sound knowledge and experience of technical, maintenance, and safety in the workshop
  • Devotion to finding best practices in trucking technology and maintenance to help improve trucking equipment and transportation efficiencies throughout the state
  • A proven commitment in the management of vehicle fleets and improved safety outcomes

NSW Best Safety Culture

  • A strong commitment to the development of a culture that highly values safety
  • A leadership team that set positive examples for all employees around appropriate safety behaviours
  • A work environment where safety is everyone’s responsibility
  • A work environment that values the input of workers with regards to safety and wellbeing