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DAF trucks are now giving customers the option of a factory-fitted camera along with a sensor system to improve on road safety.  Working with Brigade Electronics the systems are installed by DAF Trucks themselves which includes a nearside-mounted camera with in-cab monitor, nearside sensor system and an audible left-turn warning signal for when the left-turn indicator is activated. There is also an option to have a rear-mounted reversing camera fitted. Due to the Direct vision standards permit requirements in London this is currently offered on the DAF CF and XF models.  Check out the above video for more information.       

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Here is a little bit about Brigade Electronics and why TNK Engineering are proud to be a Service partner. Brigade Electronics was formed in 1976 by Chris Hanson-Abbott, He was inspired by the strange beeping sound he heard coming from the rear of a small truck on a street in Tokyo. At the time reversing safety had not been addressed outside of Japan, but with the Health & Safety at Work Act recently passed into UK law and vehicles already accounting for a vast number of fatalities, Chris felt it time for a change. With support from the Society of...

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DVS, Greater London, TFL, Transport for London -

09 April 2020 The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has asked TfL to delay the enforcement of the new rules for at least four months to allow the freight industry to focus on its core operations during the pandemic Transport for London (TfL) is set to temporarily postpone the enforcement of new stricter rules for freight vehicles, which were due to come into force from October 2020, under the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) and Direct Vision Standard, as disrupted supply chains during the coronavirus pandemic have made it more difficult for the new standards to be met on time. TfL...

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360 Backeye, Horsebox -

Would you like to manoeuvre your horsebox giving you a full 360° view eliminating the risk of damage? Would you like the comfort of being able to see what your horse is doing while you are on the move?  TNK Engineering can offer this peace of mind. We have a camera system which allows you to see a full 360° view of your horse box at low speed. The view on the dash mounted monitor will then switch to a camera fitted inside your lorry so you are able to see your horse in transit resulting in happy horses and driver.  Check...

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