Brigade Electronics joins Van Excellence

Brigade Electronics Van Exellence Gold Partners improving commercial vehicle safety

Brigade Electronics is pleased to announce it has joined the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Van Excellence scheme as a Gold Partner.

The global supplier of vehicle safety devices already works closely with FTA in the HGV market and saw a strategic alliance with Van Excellence for the LCV market. Brigade’s vehicle safety product portfolio includes 360® vehicle camera systems, digital recording, ultrasonic sensors and White Sound® reversing alarms.

Brigade’s Marketing Manager, Emily Hardy explains: “Our UK subsidiary and Brigade Automotive have merged so that we can provide a renewed focus on the van sector. Van Excellence seeks to improve standards and ultimately safety which is at the core of everything we do at Brigade.”

Van Excellence is an accreditation scheme that allows van operators to be recognised for best practice and improving operational standards. The scheme has been running for six years and now has 132 accredited operators.

Mark Cartwright, Head of Vans and LCVs at Van Excellence said: “We are delighted to have Brigade on board as a Gold Partner. The company’s profile in the van sector and its commitment to raise standards across the freight transport industry is a real asset to the scheme.”