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Labor Day Weekend Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 8/27/17 2:00 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC. Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

Transportation companies, shippers and manufacturers — beware of the increased risk of cargo theft over the long Labor Day weekend, running September 1 through 4. Labor Day through Christmas is considered high season for cargo theft, with incidents spiking around 40 percent, according to FBI statistics.

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Topics: Security Industry, Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft, Shipping, Transportation

Combat Cargo Theft This Fourth of July: Follow These Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 6/28/17 2:00 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC.  
Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

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Topics: Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation, Freight, Trucking, Supply Chain

Memorial Day Weekend Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 5/25/17 1:00 PM

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Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

Memorial Day is Monday. Be alert as cargo thieves are preparing to strike warehouses and vehicles left unattended over the long, three-day weekend coming up May 26-29. 

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Topics: Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation, Freight, Trucking, Supply Chain

Labor Day Weekend Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 8/29/16 1:00 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC. Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

The long Labor Day weekend, running September 2 through 5, is upon us — and so is the increase in cargo theft risks for transportation companies, shippers and manufacturers. According to FreightWatch International, of the 166 reported cargo theft incidents in second quarter 2016, "82 percent occurred in unsecured parking locations". Theft of full truckload also continues to be most prevalent, making up 78 percent of thefts."

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Topics: Security Industry, Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft, Shipping, Transportation

Fourth of July Supply Chain & Perimeter Security Protocols

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 6/27/16 1:33 PM

Original content supplied by J.J. Coughlin and SC-ISAC.  
Additions made by Electric Guard Dog.

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Topics: Holiday Security Protocol, Cargo Theft, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation, Freight, Trucking, Supply Chain

NCTA Legislative Update: Fueling Opposition for Truckers

Posted by Electric Guard Dog on 6/12/15 11:27 AM

Source: North Carolina Trucking Association edited by Electric Guard Dog.

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Topics: Security Industry, Financial, Shipping, Transportation, Truck Drivers, Trucking