COOPERATIVE APPROACH TO CARGO SECURITY IN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY

SEVEN INTERSTATE MOTOR CARRIERS, EACH HAVING TERMINALS IN THE SAME HIGH LOSS AREA, ARE ENGAGED IN A COLLECTIVE SECURITY PROGRAM IN AN EFFORT TO REDUCE CARGO THEFT. THE MAJOR CONCLUSIONS OF THIS PROJECT ARE DISCUSSED IN DETAIL THROUGHOUT THE REPORT. THE MOST EFFECTIVE DETERRENT TO CARGO THEFT IS GOOD MANAGEMENT AND SECURITY AWARENESS ON THE PART OF THE TERMINAL MANAGER. THE APPLICATION OF IMPROVED SECURITY TECHNIQUES BRINGS ABOUT REDUCTION IN THEFT-RELATED LOSSES AND HAS AN IMPACT ON ALL OTHER CARGO LOSSES. TRANSPORTATION TERMINALS LOCATED IN CLOSE PROXIMITY CAN ACHIEVE BETTER SECURITY AT LOWER COST THROUGH THE USE OF A COLLECTIVE SECURITY PROGRAM.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Executive Services, Incorporated

    Edison, NJ  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1973-8

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  • Serial:
    • Volume: 1

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202373
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 16 1973 12:00AM