Retailers Learn Final Facility Tiering Status
Almost 150 ag dealerships are now learning their facility's final tiering status under post-9/11 security rules.
September 8, 2009
The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) has been informed that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sent notifications to 137 facilities regarding their final tiering status under the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) rules.
These facilities range from Tier 1 facilities, which represent the highest ranked tiered facilities, to Tier 3 facilities.
ARA will keep members updated as additional DHS notifications are issued. Members may contact ARA’s Richard Gupton at 202-457-0825 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
(Source: ARA Retailer Fact$)