Wendy Fry

Government, Business, Logistics, TCA

Scanning Every Vehicle Could Cause Border Backups

Trucks are inspected at Otay Mesa as they cross from Mexico to the U.S. Trucks crossing over from Mexico to the United States go through U.S. inspection stations at the Otay Mesa Port of Entry. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

A new U.S. law signed Jan. 5 requires every vehicle, truck and freight train that crosses into the United States from Mexico or Canada to be scanned and inspected at ports of entry with X-ray or similar technology.

Wendy Fry | San Diego Union-Tribune
February 16, 2021