Monday, February 14, 2011

January 14, 2011

“It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and another to put him in possession of the truth.” John Locke (1632-1704)

South Elgin business back in business after carbon monoxide leak
Suburban Life Publications
By Staff Reports The Elgin-O'Hare Commerce Center is back in business today after a carbon monoxide leak sickened nearly 40 people on Friday afternoon. ...

The following story includes a quote from a fire official stating that “Most residential detectors are set to go off at 35 (parts per million)," Please note that this is incorrect information; read the packaging information carefully. Listed U.L. 2034 carbon monoxide alarms were only tested at 70, 150 and 400 PPM of carbon monoxide and they represent “most residential detectors”.
 South Brunswick warehouse workers fall ill to carbon monoxide fumes
Several employees at a warehouse in the township felt dizzy, fainted and vomited when they were overcome by "extreme exposure" to carbon monoxide Saturday ...

Carbon monoxide can kill in minutes
iNewsOne, London, Feb 14 (IANS)
Beware — carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning can kill in minutes without warning, as the gas happens to be colorless and odorless. ...

Hyperbaric center treats CO poisoning - Norwalk News - The Hour ...
By Staff
It is traditionally during this time of the year that the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center of Norwalk Hospital-- which has special expertise in diagnosing and treating people who are exposed to carbon monoxide poisoning –

Bride's death flags gas safety rethink
Get Bracknell
Key players in the gas industry have backed calls for an overhaul of gas inspection rules for boilers since the death of a newlywed from a carbon monoxide ...