Misuse of a car horn
Do you know that in some country, it’s an offense to misuse car horn? Not just in some country but some areas such as; prisons, army barrack, etc. in these kinds of areas, the blowing of a car horn is strictly prohibited because of it noise always cause distraction in the regiment.
Most people don’t know about the fact that misuse of a car horn is a huge offense in some areas. I once heard back then in some years back that you can’t blow car horn anyhow in Chandigarh, India because o fit causes noise pollution. But first, what do we mean by the word; misuse of a car horn?
What is the misuse of a car horn?
Misuse of car horns can be defined as the act whereby a driver just horns anyhow without following the legal rules of using horns. However, horns are supposed to be used on highways or express where you have to notify the car in front that you’re coming so as not to overtake unknowingly.
Furthermore, in this article, I will write how you’ll know that you may have misused your car horn below.
- At the time you blow your car horn annoyingly, and then you have misused your car horn because a car horn is used to alert any car of any mistake or to leave the way.
- Car horn is not a toy, so if by any chance you start to pres the car horn like you are playing games, then in such a way you are misusing your car horn and it’s illegal.
- In most places such as restricted areas, then it’s illegal to blow your car horn because it may be a punishable offense. Therefore, in a restricted area do not blow the horn as it may result in misuse of your car horn.
Note: – Misuse of car horn is a punishable offense in some countries such as in the United States, Indi, United kingdom, etc. not only those countries but in areas such as military zones, prison yards, police barracks, army barracks, etc. therefore, take notes of wherever you are before you use your car horn.