Facilitators of e-RAILSAFE to Participate in Panel Discussion on Intermodal Security
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
ATLANTA – April 30th, 2007 — Atlanta-based Risk Assessment Company,
e-VERIFILE.COM Inc., will participate in a panel discussion at the upcoming 2007 Intermodal Operations and Maintenance Seminar held on May 2-4 in Oak Brook, Ill.
Devon Wijesinghe, Chief Strategy Officer at e-VERIFILE.COM will join a panel of several transportation and security professionals to discuss TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Implementation- Marine vs. Inland Terminals.
Created as part of the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MSTA) passed by Congress in 2002, TWIC is a common identification credential for personnel requiring unescorted access to secure areas of MTSA-regulated facilities and vessels, and all mariners holding Coast Guard-issued credentials.
Since 2005, e-VERIFILE.COM has provided a similar initiative for the railroad industry through e-RAILSAFE— a web-based program that facilitates safety orientation, background screening, credentialing and tracking of railroad contractors and their employees.
Additionally, e-VERIFILE.COM Inc. has an extensive track record of service to the transportation industry having served some of the nation’s largest transportation logistics and trucking companies. The company is an active member of the American Trucking Associations and works with the Association of American Railroads (AAR) in partnership with their railroad members. e-VERIFILE.COM also serves on the Security Risk Assessment work group of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA).
ABOUT THE INTERMODAL ASSOCIATION OF NORTH AMERICA (IANA)
IANA is North America's leading industry trade association representing the combined interests of the intermodal freight industry. IANA's membership roster of over seven hundred corproate members includes railroads—Class I, short-line and regional; water carriers and stacktrain operators; port authorities; intermodal truckers and over-the-road highway carriers; intermodal marketing and logistics companies; and suppliers to the industry such as equipment manufacturers, intermodal leasing companies and consulting firms. For additional information please visit: www.intermodal.org
ABOUT e-VERIFILE.COM INC.
e-VERIFILE.COM™ provides innovative web-based solutions that streamline workforce, contractor and security management processes for a variety of organizations and industries worldwide. The company serves as a single source for product consulting, custom applications development, technical expertise, and scalable, easy-to-use risk mitigation tools. For additional information please visit: www.e-verifile.com
Anthony M. Cooper
Director of Marketing & Communications
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