Archive for July, 2011
Although emissions of individual car are generally low compared to the smoke of many people associate with air pollution, economies of scale make the car unique personal, the biggest polluter in the big cities because of the millions vehicles on the road. Every time we drive us to engage in perhaps the most “polluting” the activity of the day.
Vehicle emissions have a significant impact on health and the environment, ie the ozone layer. Despite our car produces several types of pollutants, the following are some of the most powerful:
Hydrocarbons are known to cause liver damage and even cancer. They are also an important contribution, the smog in urban areas. Motor vehicles produce hydrocarbons as a result of unburned fuel or partially burned.
Carbon monoxide: This is the stuff that kills you when you fall asleep in the garage with a car engine running. A product of incomplete combustion, carbon monoxide has nothing to do with the color and smell of smoke from the exhaust pipe: carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless and tasteless, which is lighter than air. Carbon monoxide reduces the blood’s ability to carry oxygen, overexposure, as we know can be fatal. Read the rest of this entry »
Driving under the influence of alcohol is considered a crime, regardless of the country, he is to be enforced engaged in. In the U.S. stringent road laws and driving under the influence (DUI) invites a very harsh punishment, according to the type and degree of offense.
Florida has one of the highest numbers of DUI arrests throughout the country. As a result, Florida’s most dangerous roads, particularly in Dade, Palm Beach, Hillsborough, Pensacola, Pasco, Jacksonville and Broward, where the rich and famous live.
Police State Department and the authorities of motor vehicles in Florida tried to the situation by DUI fines of $ 250 to $ 500 for first-time offenders $ 500 to $ 1000 stop for a second time offenders, and the time a heavy fine and imprisonment for the third time offenders or more. Vary depending on the severity of the violation of prison conditions, a minimum of 6 months to 30 years for accidents involving vehicles and vehicle traffic mayhem. Driver charged with DUI can also seized vehicles and their license suspended for an indefinite period. In most cases, the court ordered mandatory community service is usually a minimum of 50 hours. Read the rest of this entry »
Military vehicles are used by the armed forces in a fairly large number. They maintain a fleet of vehicles to carry out operations and the transportation of troops and other documents to and from the battlefield. These vehicles are the owner of the military. However, requires the Government to throw them at regular intervals and new vehicles and the newest in its fleet. This vehicle is used or discarded military provides a great source of income for citizens in general and a large number of people in the United States base their business on the auction.
More or disabled vehicles are bought by business people for resale to such a low price and exported to other countries such as Russia and Eastern Quebec. The military vehicle is in high demand and companies that are in them, contacts and know-how in various protocols and procedures for export and import to develop these vehicles. The company then buys auction buy regularly from the federal government, the organized state or local government. Read the rest of this entry »