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What does TWIC stand for?

TWIC stands for Transportation Worker Identification Credential (US Transportation Security Administration)


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Categories: November 22, 2010, Biometric identification, Container security, Entry security, Federal grants, Foreign governments, Grant award procedures, Homeland security, Identification cards, International Port Security Program, International relations, Maritime security, Port security, Port Security Grant Program, Risk management, Security threats, Strategic planning, Supply chain management, Terrorism, Transit Security Grant Program, Transportation Worker Identification Credential Program
The Transportation Worker Identification Credential has been beset with problems from the start, including malfunctioning printers, a lack of card readers and criticism of the intrusive background checks required of port workers.
In addition to limiting future security mandates, Rojas recommended that as Congress looks to reauthorize TSA they encourage information sharing between the public and private sectors; improve coordination between federal agencies, many of whom already play a role in transportation security; and ensure that the roll out of readers for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential moves forward promptly.