Specialist vehicles and machines such as used in agriculture, highway construction, quarries, blue light, ports and utility require bespoke safety solutions which are tailored to their particular purpose and operating environment.

With their diverse range of individual roles, these vehicles all need to operate safely whilst function efficiently. Brigade has been providing specialist solutions for over 40 years, and can advise safety products to suit all types of vehicles, machine or mobile plant regardless of size or function. For example, in addition to devices to aid driver visibility, cameras can be installed on a road sweeper to allow the brushes to be viewed, or on a harvester to monitor the crop at the front of the feeder.

Which Products Do I Need?

Brigade’s safety solutions are suitable for most commercial vehicles and machines.
To help you select, we have created a series of guides featuring the safety products we recommend for the most common applications.

Select below to view the recommended Brigade products for each vehicle.

Problems With Specialist Vehicles

Incidents and problems can include:

  • Reversing accidents due to blind spots
  • 不寻常的盲点使碰撞更有可能不受传统的相机位置覆盖
  • Collisions due to maneuvering in tight spaces
  • Vehicles not being efficient due to lack of driver visibility

How Brigade Can Help

By investing in Brigade’s safety solutions you can improve worker and public safety. Benefits include:

  • 全面的更安全操作的可见性
  • Bespoke visibility for increased efficiency
  • Reduced incidents with vulnerable road users, workers and other vehicles
  • Reduced vehicle downtime due to accidents and damage
  • Meet health and safety requirements
  • Improved driver safety
  • Improved company reputation

Case Study - Soilmec install Brigade’s Elite camera monitor system and bbs-tek® reversing alarms

Soilmec, part of the Trevi Group, specializes in the design, manufacture and distribution of equipment for the construction of foundations of large infrastructure projects in Italy.

安全Soilmec一直存在ntial aspect of the business, becoming even more important with the European standard EN-16228 coming into force in 2015. The EU standard specifies safety measures for drilling and specialist foundation equipment. Specifically, the standard states that the operator must have a 360 degree view of the machine whilst in operation.

Soilmec installed several cameras from Brigade Electronics to ensure maximum visibility and to align with the EU standard. Brigade Electronics’Elite camera monitor systemchosen for its high quality, and was fitted onto several machines such as the new multi-functional drill rig model SR 125 HIT. Five Elite cameras combined with the durable 7” monitor BE-870FM were installed and integrated into the control unit in the dashboard.

By partnering with Brigade Electronics, Soilmec have fulfilled the EU safety standard, provided improved visibility and safety for its machine operators and proven Brigade’s system to be of high quality and durability in harsh conditions.

Safety Solutions for Specialist Applications

  • Backeye®360is an intelligent four-camera system designed to eliminate vehicle blind spots and assist low-speed maneuverability by providing the driver with a complete 360° view of their machine in a single image.
  • Camera Monitor Systemscan help eliminate vehicle blind spots to prevent collisions. Cameras are available to cover the rear, side and front blind spots as well as internal views and to monitor vehicle-specific functions. Multiple camera images can be viewed on a single in-cab monitor.
  • Radar Obstacle Detectioninforms the driver of distance between the vehicle and obstacles, whether moving or stationary, by providing a graduated in-cab audible and visual warning. Backsense® radar works effectively in harsh conditions and poor visibility. Programmable system with bespoke detection range up to 30m/99ft in length and 10m/33ft in width.
  • 警告警报是至关重要的,警告行人和音响设备workers that a vehicle is maneuvering. bbs-tek® alarms are the safest and yet quietest on the market due to their instantly locatable and directional sound. Options include smart alarms, which adjust to the ambient noise level and speaking alarms. bbs-tek® warning alarms are patented to Brigade.
  • Ultrasonic Obstacle Detection2,3或4个传感器系统,通知车辆与任何障碍物之间的距离和任何障碍物,无论是移动还是静止的。当低速机动,逆转或在近侧和前盲点中可以提高安全性,否则会越来越突出。
  • Mobile Digital Recording通过同时从多达八个车载的相机录制素材,数字记录仪可以在事件发生时提供无可辩驳的证据。可锁定硬盘可存储高达1164小时的数据,可以通过PC轻松访问或通过3G网络或专用WiFi上传。

Featured Product


Backeye®360 is an intelligent camera monitor system designed to assist low-speed maneuvering by providing the driver with a complete surround view of the vehicle in real time. Benefits of the system extend beyond reducing collisions with people and objects. The comprehensive view of the surroundings aids the driver when maneuvering at low speed and minimizes damage, as drivers of larger vehicles can see and avoid objects lying on the ground.

  • Eliminates blind spots, improves safety
  • 综合视图在单个图像中的周围区域
  • Reduces collisions with people and objects