TITLE

Biometrics, Drug Testing Spread…and Seep

AUTHOR(S)
Zalud, Bill
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2007, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Transportation Worker Identification Credential from the U.S Department of Homeland Security will be rolled out in March 2007. It includes a finger biometrics and digital portrait aimed primarily at port workers. The program will enhance security at transportation facilities by encouraging the efficiency of commercial activity. The initial rollout will be over 18 months through enrollment centers in 125 different ports to be participated by 850, 000 port workers. INSET: Strike Two for Drug Testing.
ACCESSION #
24041018

 

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