Trucks and drivers targeted for cargo theft, kidnapping and hostage-taking
“Truck-borne freight is the most popular target for thieves, according to a new global study by cargo insurer TT Club and supply chain consultant BSI. Trucks and truckers face a variety of threats including firearm-bearing kidnappers and fake ‘police.’ ” – According to the article in freightwaves.com and its author
“Trucks were the overwhelmingly favorite target of thieves in 84 percent of all incidents globally. Unfortunately, the report “Global Cargo Theft Intelligence Report for 2018” did not provide absolute numerical data.” – Wilson also wrote in his article.
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Source and credits: freightwaves.com / Jim Wilson, Australia Correspondent