May 2017, - Cover Story

Six Steps to Thwart Cargo Theft

By David Cullen

“Cargo theft hasn’t necessarily gotten worse lately, but there is more sophistication on the criminal side than 20 years ago when it was strictly a crime of opportunity,” says Eric Fuller, CEO of U.S. Xpress. But there is much motor carriers can do to help protect customers’ goods and their own assets and employees from heists.

Tags: Asset Management, Cargo Theft, Crime, Cargo Nets, Security

December 2012, - Feature

CargoNet Offers Cargo Theft Prevention Tips

CargoNet's analysis of historical cargo theft data shows that the rate of cargo theft increases over holiday weekends, so it's offering suggestions for how companies can help prevent theft

Tags: Topics & Trends, Security

September 2007, - Feature

Security Law Requires Cargo Container Screening and Sealing

By HDT staff

A new security law says that by July 2012, all cargo containers destined for the U.S. must be scanned and sealed at a foreign port before being loaded.

Tags: Security

July 2006, - Cover Story

Are You Prepared For The Worst?

By Patricia Smith, Senior Editor

No fleet is immune to security threats, but with thorough planning and by assessing your vulnerabilities, you can reduce the risks.

Tags: Security

July 2006, - Feature

Teaming Up For Security

By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Editor

The trucking industry and law enforcement combine forces to battle theft and terrorism.

Tags: Security, Cargo Theft

July 2006, - Feature

Drivers Are Key

By Patricia Smith, Senior Editor

If you want your security program to be successful, you need to enlist the aid of your drivers.

Tags: Security


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