The TAPA standards and Certifications have a measurably positive impact in reducing Cargo crime. Major freight handlers are joining TAPA or employing TAPA security standards for facility or truck operations’ certification.
TAPA has become a worldwide benchmark for security handling guidelines and practices. Businesses insurers are asking prospective customers about their security practices, and specifically whether they hold TAPA certification. Government agencies include TAPA-endorsed standards in their development of homeland security initiatives.