Archive for February 14, 2016
In the 1840′s, the first industrial city had developed in Manchester, England. While this was a great development in many ways, it did not create a very healthful environment for inhabitants. This advancement in technology and the resulting pollution led to the first patent for a street sweeping machine being filed by C.S. Bishop. Technology has improved upon the original, and today these giant machines are mounted on the bodies of trucks, and can not only sweep, but vacuum the debris away as well. There are a number of benefits to employing street sweepers, but here are four of the most important.
- Road Safety: Debris that accumulates in the gutters and the shoulders of the road presents a significant hazard to passing motorists as well as cyclists and pedestrians. A car t