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Master Lock offers new Plug’n Go Back-Up Camera

Master Lock Co. LLC, manufacturer of padlocks and related security products, has introduced its Plug’n Go Back-Up Camera to help address blind spot issues when going in reverse or when aligning a trailer.

Detector flashes warning of dangerous fuel/exhaust fumes

A new gas detector that senses dangerous exhaust and fuel fumes, and then turns on integral warning lights and horns, has been announced by Sensor Electronics of Minneapolis.

Pro-Vision LVS laptop video system helps reduce backing accidents

Pro-Vision Video Systems said the new design of their LVS series laptop video system enables any vehicle-mounted laptop to be used as a video monitor with any Pro-Vision video system rear- or side-view camera.

Insurance needs maintenance

Insurance, according to Webster, is protection against future loss.

Freightliner trucks announces availability of high-visibility seat belts

Freightliner Trucks has announced the availability of high-visibility seat belts as a factory-installed option on the Cascadia, Columbia, Century Class S/T and M2.

Meritor WABCO releases “next generation” ABS offering

Meritor WABCO Vehicle Control Systems has announced its “next generation” anti-lock braking system with enhanced electronic control unit (ECU). The new system incorporates platform flexibilities which enable advanced technology applications on a wide range of commercial vehicles.

Haldex Trailer Roll Stability adds diagnostics and communication tools

The Haldex Trailer Roll Stability (TRS) System helps control speed at the trailer by constantly monitoring the trailer’s movements, its maker said. FleetPlus is a PC-based program used as an operations management tool that the company said allows the fleet to compile and evaluate braking information that can be used to reduce maintenance cost and promote safety with drivers.

Rostra makes RearSight back-up camera system available for 2007 Dodge

Rostra Precision Controls Inc. has developed the 2007 Dodge Sprinter Van RearSight back-up camera system (#250-8033) in response to body style changes made this year by DaimlerChrysler.

LifeGuard Technologies Barrier Crash demonstrates Importance of Seatbelts

In conjunction with the annual NPTC conference, LifeGuard Technologies, a division of IMMI, conducted a facility tour and commercial vehicle barrier crash test on April 30th to demonstrate the company’s products and capabilities.

Labelmaster offers expanded 2007 catalog

Labelmaster, a U.S.-based manufacturer of hazardous materials and regulatory compliance products, released its new 2007 catalog.

Voice issues back-up warning alarm

Mobile Awareness, a provider of transportation safety products, announced the release of a new speech-enunciating vehicle back-up warning alarm called SafetyVOICE.

Superior Signals offers SAFE-T-LOCK

SAFE-T-LOCK, a new programmable code switch that prevents unauthorized use of industrial vehicles, is available from Superior Signals Inc. of Olathe, Kan.