The world's largest supplier of vehicle leasing and fleet management has fitted its first fully electric Transit Connect van with cutting-edge Vision Techniques safety technology reversing aids.
With a view offer you fleet operators real-world sensation operating electric vans, GE Capital recently showcased car at The CV Show at the NEC in Birmingham.
GE Capital arrived at Vision Techniques to find a solution to meet its client's safety regulations - a cutting-edge audible alarm and reversing cameras for the se van.
With a relatively small van interior, the Vision Techniques team soon decided an innovative Mirror Monitor system may be best option.
In addition to saving space, the Mirror Monitor will allow vehicles to remain unattended without worries of the monitor being stolen.
These ultra compact reversing aids, which thieves may think is a GPS system, is transformed so it looks like an ordinary show.
The van's shape and dimensions meant the best option was a shark fin camera, mounted onto one for this doors on the rear, because the doors are curved at the foremost. Normal reversing cameras would not have seen past the protruding doors.
An audible talking reverse alarm one more fitted to the van, reproducing speech with perfect readability.
Pippa Hinchcliffe, Sales team manager at Vision Techniques, said: 'The talking alarm can be silenced during restricted hours by an inhibitor kit.
'This is a temporary measure and means it cannot be silenced permanently. Accredited conscious decision made by the driver.
'The alarm warning says 'caution this vehicle is reversing', and it is activated via the reverse gear.'
The audible alarm is mounted on the rear chassis, with a hole drilled through and a bolt to hold it in place. The mirror monitor is powered from the centre console and earthed through the chassis.
VT reversing sensors, cameras and other reversing aids
All reversing sensors and reversing camera systems from Vision Techniques are well-designed and come along with a high quality wide angle reversing camera, giving you the confidence and satisfaction.
Perfect for backing into tight spaces, or moving in reverse when visibility is restricted.
Easy to install design and assemble it will also are supposed to be almost any vehicle. Other features include night vision LEDs, which illuminate the area behind you at dusk and keep you safe and reliable.
Vision Techniques' comprehensive range of reverse cameras, reversing sensors and reversing aids are successful throughout all transport industries and sectors.
Millions of lives have been entrusted to Vision Techniques - which is recognised as among the UK's leading suppliers of vehicle based rear vision systems to aid safe reversing.
From workers in hazardous environments to small children crossing the road - this award-winning firm has played a crucial role in their protective.
Established in 1988 to distribute and promote Mitsubishi's range of mobile CCTV systems, Vision Techniques soon gained market leadership as Mitsubishi's exclusive UK distributor and installer.
22 years on, VT offers a variety of branded rear vision systems and associated reversing cameras and safety equipment match all applications and budgets.