Logistics Risk Management

In a world with conflicts, economic crisis, terrorism and instability, the strategic and operational risks related to transport and logistics are even more pronounced

In an unstable market and in high risk areas the probability of criminal acts during transport is heightened. Moving products from one location to another is often only an issue in risk areas, but the transporting industry continues to face specific business risks due to the increasing globalization. The industry are faced with the risks of huge losses in profit and customer satisfaction, however, SHIELD’s long experience and knowledge can help you to protect and safeguard your transports and teach you how to eliminate risks towards your logistic setup.

Typical transport and logistics risks include…

  • Carrier delays and non-performance
  • Hijacking and theft
  • Lack of security procedures
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Liability for loss or delays
  • Bankruptcy of transport providers
  • Lack of inventory
  • New security and safety legislation affecting logistics

SHIELD identifies the risks connected with our clients transport and logistics, providing knowledge and expertise on how to assess risks and offers methods and guidance on how to respond to the different types of risks.

SHIELD has extensive experience providing logistics risk management advice and operational assistance to production, shipping and transport companies. Our Risk Management in logistics identifies threats toward our clients supply chain and assists them to implement contingency plans to minimize any disruption. Our services include:

  • Supply chain mapping
  • Risk evaluation and threat and safety assessments
  • Due diligence
  • Security design
  • Crisis management
  • Monitoring and tracking