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TAPA SEEKS TALKS WITH EUROPEAN COMMISSION TO ADD VALUE TO NEW EU SAFE & SECURE TRUCK PARKING STANDARD

TAPA EMEA has called upon the European Commission to ‘listen to the voices of buyers and decision-makers’ to drive the growth of its new EU Safe and Secure Truck Parking Areas (SSTPA) Standard.

With the lack of secure parking places now representing the biggest threat to the safety and security of drivers, trucks and cargo in Europe, TAPA is ready to bring its more than 20 years’ experience of overseeing successful certification programmes to the discussion table to work alongside the Commission’s representatives. Working together, TAPA stated, will ensure businesses have access to, and trust in, a robust and affordable solution at a time when recorded criminal attacks on trucks in...

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SEE-THROUGH THE FRAUDSTERS – FAKE CARRIERS ARE TARGETING SUPPLY CHAINS IN EVERY TAPA REGION

Statistically, the vast majority of goods transported by trucks arrive at their destination securely and as planned.
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Q3 2019 INTELLIGENCE REINFORCES THE ALARMING RISE IN RECORDED CARGO CRIMES IN EMEA – BUT IS ALSO KEY TO THE RESILIENCE OF TAPA MEMBERS’ SUPPLY CHAINS

Products worth more than €80 million were stolen from supply chains in the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region in the first nine...
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EKOL RISES TO THE CHALLENGE OF TAPA FSR LEVEL A CERTIFICATION AT ITS 225,000 SQ MT, 245 TRUCK DOCK DISTRIBUTION CENTRE IN TURKEY

As the benchmark supply chain security standard for facilities, TAPA’s Facility Security Requirements (FSR) are now being adopted at more...
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IUMI CALLS FOR INDUSTRY, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND THE AUTHORITIES TO UNIFY THEIR EFFORTS TO TACKLE ‘SURGE’ IN CARGO CRIME

IUMI, the International Union of Marine Insurance, which represents over 40 national and marine market insurance and reinsurance...
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‘OPERATION SECTIO’ LEADS TO ARRESTS OF BELARUSIAN ORGANISED CRIME GROUP INVOLVED IN INTERNATIONAL CARGO THEFTS

The German Police Department Heidekreis, in cooperation with the French Gendarmerie and Czech authorities, the German State Criminal Police...
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TAPA’S INCIDENT INFORMATION SERVICE RECORDED CARGO THEFTS IN 17 COUNTRIES IN EMEA IN SEPTEMBER WITH LOSSES EXCEEDING €2.5 MILLION

Reports of cargo crimes in the EMEA region in September were still being added to TAPA’s Incident Information Service (IIS) as this issue of...
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