Every day is a good day to practice risk management. However, theft losses tend to rise a couple of months before Christmas as stores start to stock their shelves.
The message is simply to be aware. Have discussions with drivers and employees to take extra precautions to ensure the safety of the load.
As a final comment, many transportation firms are generous, and loan equipment for local organizations for Christmas parades with the season just around the corner. If so, this would also be the time to start a discussion with your insurance Broker on procedures and how this relates to your insurance program.
Linda Colgan is a Transportation Insurance Advisor with Bryson & Associates Insurance Brokers. To contact Linda, call 416-809-3103 or email email@example.com.