One of the highlights of joining the APTA is the opportunity to help shape our industry by serving on one of our committees.
The Associated Trades Committee is comprised of suppliers of the trucking industry. It plays an integral part in our events throughout the year by organizing a Charity Golf Tournament, Tech Nights, raising money for charity and being part of the Atlantic Truck Show Advisory Committee.
The Safety Council is responsible for promoting safety within the trucking industry.
Its objectives are the following:
The Charity Committee reviews charity applications from APTA members who have employees or family members in need. Click here for application form.
The committee has identified eight post-secondary campuses in Atlantic Canada that offer training and education to students entering the Transportation field. Students from these schools can apply for a $500 bursary.
The Marine Committee addresses issues related to the ferry systems serving the Atlantic Provinces by representing APTA members in stakeholder meetings with ferry management.
The purpose of the Investment Committee is to meet the requirements of the investment policy set out by the Board of Directors. It assists the Board in fulfilling its obligations by reviewing reports and approving or making recommendations on different matters.
Members of the Legislative Committee represent the APTA at meetings with the Government when there is an issue or change in the Transportation Legislation.
The Future Leaders Committee identifies next generation leaders in our industry. The committee offers a program each year on expanding their skill set to become better leaders.
The Pension Committee oversees all documentation regarding the APTA pension. They ensure the management company is meeting our policies and the plans are performing well.
The Workers' Compensation Committee reviews any proposed changes by Workers' Compensation and provides recommendations to the APTA on the impact, if any, to our members.
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