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9 Ways to Prioritise Your Mental Health in the UK Trade Industry

9 Ways to Prioritise Your Mental Health in the UK Trade Industry

Stay hydrated throughout the day Maintain a healthy diet Exercise regularly to reduce stress Set boundaries and avoid overworking Seek support from friends, family, or a mental health professional if needed Make sure you set aside time during the week for yourself Get...

10 Tips for Securing Your Van Against Theft

10 Tips for Securing Your Van Against Theft

Keeping your van safe is your top priority. Here are 10 simple ways to ensure your van is secure from thieves and vandalism. Install deadlocks to all doors Install an alarm system Use a steering wheel lock Park in well-lit areas Use a garage Add door shields Use a GPS...

Breaking the Stigma: Addressing Mental Health in the Trade Industry

Breaking the Stigma: Addressing Mental Health in the Trade Industry

When people think of the trade industry, mental health isn’t usually what comes to mind. We usually think ‘lads, lads, lads’ and healthy young people driving around in their vans ready to spring into action. However, mental health is a very real thing in the trade...

Van Slamlocks Guide

Van Slamlocks Guide

Our Slamlocks Guide Slamlocks are a common lock used to improve the security of a van. They are designed to prevent opportunist theft from vehicles, and because of this they are popular with multi-drop couriers, and people who have a habit of forgetting to lock their...

Van Security Guides – Armaplates

Van Security Guides – Armaplates

Armaplates & Door Shielding Armaplates have been around a long time, and are traditionally known as the best option to protect against screwdriver attack to plastic handles found on many vans. Armaplates work particularly well on the following vans: Citroen...

Van Deadlocks Guide

Van Deadlocks Guide

Our Van Deadlock Guide We get calls all the time from people asking for a quote to fit deadlocks to their van, but how secure are van deadlocks? They tend to be the ‘go-to’ choice for people who are looking to add some protection for their van. They are a great...

Van Locks: The Different Types, Fittings & Installations

Initially, the world of Van Locks can be quite overwhelming, there’s lots of different choice and some locks feature better on specific types of vans. Sit back, relax and this article will take you through the mighty process of protecting your livelihood, your van....

What Does Van Security Look Like?

For many people, their van is more than just a vehicle; it’s their second home, mobile workstation, and their livelihood all rolled into one! At Van Secure, we are security experts and can help you get your van secure in several different ways. Many people don’t...

How to Prep and Look After Your Van This Winter

In many ways, your van is your most valuable asset. It’s the workhorse you need to get you and your tools to jobs, and it stores them whilst you’re not there. Without it, you simply can’t make a living. Winter is particularly hard on all types of van and special care...

Van Security: What Van Intruders Look For

Every 23 minutes in the UK, a van is allegedly broken into and tools are stolen. For this very reason is vital to be aware of what thieves look out for and how to protect your vehicles vulnerability. In order to avoid your van being broken into, you must put measures...