Thursday, October 16, 2008
TWIC IDs Required at Maine Ports
New badges are now required by workers who are employed in Maine's ports. The badges - called Transportation Worker Identification Credential - or TWIC badges are a new mechanism designed to improve security at the nation's ports. Here in Maine that would mean the badge would give a worker access to areas where ships, waterfront facilities, and oil tanks are located. Read more in "New IDs Intended To Help Secure Maine's Ports", WMTW.com, October 16, 2008. Click here to read more maritime and port security news.