Cargo theft has been an issue faced by truck drivers and 3PL companies specializing in intermodal drayage for years. Cargo thieves are slippery fellows, with sophisticated techniques to clear out a trailer before anyone can say boo to a goose. From tracking carriers to scouting out dark parking lots where long haul vehicles are parked for the night, a burglar’s tricks are endless. It’s important for drivers to always be alert and use the latest security technology to safeguard valuable cargo- especially electronics. For the third quarter of 2016, CargoNet recorded $23.7 million worth of cargo stolen in the US, with electronics constituting $7.8 million of that loss.
Read on for helpful tips to keep your cargo safe from prying hands!
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