Trailers are generally driven at night; this makes it very important to choose the best safety units for them. One should never ever compromise with the safety equipments of trucks and trailers. The most common safety features which one should look for are- strong braking (preferably ABS), loud horn, emergency lights, standby lights, working wipers and good trailer lights. The trailer lights play a very important role at night. It makes other vehicles and by passers aware of the trailer. Therefore, choosing the correct trailer lights become a major priority. There are two types of trailer lights, namely, Incandescent lighting system and LED lighting system. These days, LED lamps are recommended over incandescent lights due to the following reasons:
- LED lamps have higher visibility than incandescent lights; they look much brighter than them and have distinctiveness.
- LED lamps are way more cost effective incandescent lamps mainly due to their longevity of over a hundred thousand hours; they also come with a replacement warranty.
- LED lighting system is very much resistant to road vibrations and road jerking. Therefore, the chances of having an early damage are nullified.
- In general, LED lights provide a much more focused, bright and instant illumination as and when brakes are applied.