Mid-America Catastrophe Services

CargoNet: Cargo Theft Down Significantly In Second Quarter

 Tuesday, August 1, 2017


California remains the nation’s hotspot for cargo theft with Texas in second place — but overall, incidents of hijacked loads are down, compared to the same period last year. That’s the word on national cargo theft activity in the second quarter of 2017 from a new CargoNet report based on supply chain intelligence from its nationwide cargo-tracking and anti-theft network. According to the report, CargoNet logged 296 incidents of cargo theft, trucking vehicle theft, fraud, and other supply chain disruptions in the second quarter of this year. Almost half of the incidents involved theft of cargo, while 58% of the incidents involved theft of a trucking vehicle such as a tractor or semi-trailer.
Excess & Surplus Lines

U.S. Cargo Thefts Decreased In Volume, Value In 2015

 Tuesday, February 16, 2016

 Canadian Underwriter

Hail Damage Leads Second Quarter Auto Claims

 Thursday, May 21, 2015


Cargo Theft in U.S. Declined in Q3, but Average Loss Amount Increased

 Thursday, October 30, 2014

 Canadian Underwriter

NICB Releases 2010 Report on Cargo Theft

 Friday, May 27, 2011

 National Insurance Crime Bureau