Trucks to Get ID Cards?

September 2005
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2005, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p30
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Reports that Bob Cool, a Georgia Southern University professor is developing a nationwide system based on radio frequency identification (RFID) devices at truck weigh stations and law enforcement vehicles to gather information for a national truck tracking center; Existing RFID applications; Experimental projects.


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