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SECURING CARGO SHIPS FROM THE THREAT OF STOWAWAYS WINS TAPA-SPONSORED TRANSPORT SECURITY AWARD

A solution to prevent stowaways on cargo ships won the Transport Security Award, sponsored by TAPA EMEA, at this month’s Counter Terror Awards in the UK.

Stowaways present a range of problems for ship owners, not only the financial cost of repatriation but also the potential risk to crew and the vessel’s safety and security if stowaways are not detected before a ship leaves port. The award-winning company, Regal Maritime Solutions, deploys highly experienced maritime security teams onboard merchant and private vessels – ex-military personnel – who use their skills and expertise to secure ships making port calls in high risk regions of the world. ...

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TAPA REPORTS AVERAGE LOSS FOR MAJOR CRIMES OF €246,847 IN FEBRUARY AS INCIDENTS WITH A VALUE EXCEED €6.5 MILLION

A delay in the reporting of cargo crimes in the Netherlands to TAPA’s Incident Information Service (IIS) for February means the current...
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EYE-ON-TECH TAKES A LOOK AT SOME OF THE LATEST NEWS IN THE WORLD OF SUPPLY CHAIN SECURITY TECHNOLOGY

5 steps to get ready for GDPR
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AN OMINOUS START TO 2018 AS LOSSES RISE 18.5% YEAR-ON-YEAR AND CARGO THEFTS WITH A VALUE EXCEED €8 MILLION

Following TAPA EMEA’s newly-released Incident Information Service (IIS) Annual Report for 2017 showing a 10.3% increase in recorded cargo...
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EYE-ON-TECH TAKES A LOOK AT SOME OF THE LATEST NEWS IN THE WORLD OF SUPPLY CHAIN SECURITY TECHNOLOGY

Axis Communications launches new software for easy on-site device management and proactive cybersecurity control.
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TAPE EMEA JOINS FORCES WITH 12 BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS IN GERMANY AS ANNUAL CARGO LOSSES EXCEED €1.3 BILLION

The true scale of cargo crime in Germany has been something of a mystery for years, not helped by what turns out to be massive...
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European Commission publishes ROADSEC Security Toolkit to address the growing threats of cargo crime, stowaways and terrorism

The European Commission’s new ROADSEC Security Toolkit is now available to download, providing clear operational guidance to help truck...
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TAPA AND THE UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES FOR PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION IN BREMEN HELP TO GENERATE A NEW GENERATION OF RISK AND SECURITY MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS

A major challenge for companies in every profession is to identify well-qualified individuals who can support their growth and development,...
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