Protect your van

July 1, 2020 2:26 pm


If you are the owner of a shiny new van, then you will want to know the best way to keep it safe from damage and theft and stay safe on the roads. A van is a solid investment in your business and as a form of transport and storage for all our trading tools, this is a major part of a trader’s livelihood.

For those who have experienced a broken into van, you’ll appreciate how unpleasant it is. You may be concerned that lightning will strike twice thieves love to target vans containing targeting pricey equipment. You will know that it is best to remove the equipment overnight, but this is not always possible.

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If you are concerned that your van has been stolen, then you could consider a vehicle tracking device. This is a very effective way to monitor the position of your vehicle or to build a history of where the vehicle has been located. They use GPS technology and some also use a cellular or radio transmission. You’ll want to give yourself every chance to recover your goods if your van is stolen. Immobilisers are also important. For information on Ghost Immobiliser devices, visit a site like

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Additional locks on the outside make sense and slamlocks offer an additional level of security on shutting the door. They may be enough to deter people from going into your vehicle during the day. Deadlocks need little effort to separately lock when you close the door but will offer great security because they are very difficult to break.