Huff, Aaron
October 2007
Commercial Carrier Journal;Oct2007, Vol. 164 Issue 10, p60
Trade Publication
The article discusses the real keys to effectively protect freight cargoes from theft. Employee negligence remains the biggest cause of cargo theft, according to Lieutenant Twan Uptgrow of the Miami Dade Tomcats. Technology offers several security solutions but in the end, tight security is not a byproduct of the technology a company use but rather the company's culture. The first line of defense of a commercial carrier against thieves is its drivers and other employees that manage the physical movement of freight.


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