RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

Rear View Safety Celebrates 10 Years in Business

Fri Jan 20, 2017

NEW YORK - Rear View Safety has a lot to celebrate. The Brooklyn-based company, founded in 2007 by a young entrepreneur, turns 10 this year. Now supplying some of the largest companies in the world, Rear View Safety has offices in London, Indiana and Toronto.

Not only the fastest commercial backup camera supplier on the market, Rear View Safety also offers many other types of vehicle safety solutions, including backup sensor systems, driver fatigue systems, mobile DVR's and dash cameras. Working with a large variety of OEMs across all markets, the company creates enterprise quality products with an enormous life span and short conception to production time. Rear View Safety's dedicated fleet division works to protect fleets of every size and type.

"Rear View Safety has spent the last 10 years building meaningful relationships and developing the most innovative products on the market," Rear View Safety Executive Vice President Joseph Schechter says. "While a decade is a great milestone, we're looking toward the future by continuing to provide the industry with creative, modern and affordable safety solutions."

Being recently acquired by Safe Fleet, a company who manages a large portfolio of leading brands focused on improving operator, pedestrian and driver safety, has strengthened Rear View Safety's global reach and influence. The sky is the limit for the growing company, as it is ready to once again redefine the market with its unique understanding of how safety and technology seamlessly work together in the automotive industry, according to a press release.