Enhancing Safety Standards

Ioan Completes Advanced Electrics Course in Milton Keynes At BackWatch, our commitment to excellence in vehicle safety is underpinned by continuous learning and development. We’re proud to announce that Ioan, one of our newest team members, has recently completed an intensive Advanced Electrics Course in Milton Keynes. This course, conducted by Autotech, has equipped Ioan […]

Direct Vision Standard for HGVs

Navigating the Direct Vision Standard Changes 2024: What Fleet Operators Need to Know

In October 2024, the UK will implement significant updates to the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) for HGVs, a regulatory measure designed to improve road safety in Greater London. These changes primarily affect heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) over 12 tonnes and support the Mayor of London’s Vision Zero strategy. This strategy aims to eliminate all deaths […]


From October 28th, 2024, Direct Vision Standards requirements in London are changing. Backwatch is here to support you and your fleet through this transition. To meet the new standards, HGVs must be rated at least 3 stars or MUST have Progressive safe systems fitted. To ensure compliance with these important changes, it’s imperative that all operators irrespective the […]

Driving Forward: BackWatch Safety Products Leading the Way in Vehicle Safety Technology

In the dynamic world of commercial vehicles, where safety is paramount, BackWatch Safety Products Ltd stands out as a trailblazer in the field. With a legacy dating back to 1998, BackWatch has been at the forefront of developing and providing cutting-edge vehicle safety technology. Our mission is clear: reduce incidents, shield against unwarranted claims, and […]

Enhancing Fleet Safety: A Comprehensive Guide to Backwatch’s Cutting-Edge Solutions

In the dynamic realm of fleet management, prioritizing safety is not just a choice; it’s a responsibility. At Backwatch, we understand the intricate tapestry of challenges that fleet operators navigate daily. That’s why we’ve curated a comprehensive suite of cutting-edge solutions designed to elevate vehicle safety standards and redefine the driving experience. Proximity Sensors: Navigating […]

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Navigating London’s New HGV Regulations

As of October 28, 2024, a significant change is on the horizon for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) over 12 tonnes operating in Greater London. The current 1-star rating requirement is being upped to a 3-star rating, or alternatively, operators can opt for fitting “progressive” safe systems. This shift aims to enhance safety standards on the […]


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