women in the trade

‘Pay’, ‘workwear’ and ‘respect’ are key themes from WIT 2022

The Women Installers Together (WIT) event returned to London on 6 July 2022, giving tradeswomen a rare opportunity to meet and talk with their peers. Installer’s Joe Sharpe shares his key takeaways: It was great to be back in person at Women Installer Together, after a brief hiatus due to the pandemic. WIT is the […]

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78% of tradeswomen have faced discrimination at work

New research has found that 78% of tradeswomen face discrimination in their role, most frequently encountering negative comments and harassment. The research, carried out by On the Tools to mark International Women’s Day, surveyed 474 tradeswomen across the UK to uncover what it’s like to work in construction in 2022. As part of the report, […]

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