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+Gas leak triggers evacuation of Tacoma apartment building
A Tacoma apartment building was evacuated early Friday after a chimney blockage in the boiler room spewed high levels of carbon monoxide and…
+2 dead from carbon monoxide poisoning
Centre Daily Times
FRANKFORD, Mo. — Carbon monoxide poisoning is being blamed in the death of a couple in northeast Missouri. The Hannibal Courier-Post ...
+Big freeze brings Christmas chaos to Europe and North America
South China Morning Post
In the United States, the death toll from the storm reached at least 17, from traffic accidents and carbon monoxide poisoning. In Canada, 10 people ...
State police have identified a 60-year-old man who died of ...
Three taken to hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning after power ...
A spokesman for Dorset Fire and Rescue Service said they received a call at 9.25am on Christmas Eve to an address on Dean Drove, Lytchett ...
Storm season heightens carbon monoxide risks
BIDDEFORD — When Heather Mills hears news reports of carbon monoxide poisonings, she flashes back to the day her family almost died…
Couple die when overcome by carbon monoxide
Basically it was too big of a heater for that small of containment and they more or less passed out from carbon monoxide poisoning,” said the coroner…
Fairbanks man dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — A Fairbanks man was found dead in a vehicle on 23rd Avenue early Sunday afternoon, the apparent victim of carbon monoxide ...
2 families escape fire and carbon monoxide scares in Woodbury ...
News 12 Westchester
Meanwhile, in Washingtonville, a carbon monoxide detector showed the potentially deadly gas was inside a home on McLaughlin Way. A woman says ...
Another Squirrel Causes Fire, This Time on Dunstable Road
Ventilation was required as carbon monoxide was detected, the homeowner told firefighters that he had just removed ashes from a wood stove in the ...
Carbon monoxide detector alerts residents of 'silent killer'
MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- Firefighters say the kitchen produces the most carbon monoxide because of flames from the stove and oven, but ...
Family suffers from carbon monoxide poisoning
News 12 Westchester
Police say the carbon monoxide detector in the house did go off, and tests found high levels of it in the house…
The lowest U.L. 2034 & CSA 6.19 carbon monoxide alarm test point is:
- 70 PPM to 149 PPM –resist one hour, must alarm before 4 hours
Please read the alarm information on the packageand in the instructions. Know when your fire department and emergency responders begin wearing their breathing apparatus and what their civilian evacuation levels are for carbon monoxide; it may be before 70 PPM. It is for pregnant women, infants & children, the elderly and all people of vulnerable health. Bob Dwyer, CSME Carbon Monoxide Safety
Consider low level protection for carbon monoxide and smoldering fire detection problems; don't leave anyone behind.
These following links may be of some use to you:
- The World Clock - Time Zones
- Google Maps-
- Earthquake Map
- American Red Cross
- Air Quality Guide for Particle Pollution
- Heart Rescue using an (AED)
- Current Data for Atmospheric CO2
- Federal Aviation Administration CO warning
- Carbon monoxide toxicity-Emergency Medicine Ireland
- Carbon Monoxide Survivor- Views from those who have been poisoned.
- Carbon Monoxide detection- National Fire Protection Association
Minnesota Department of Commerce
Carbon monoxide kills, founder sends warning Carbonmonoxidekills.com
· Please take CARBON MONOXIDE SAFETY CARE during all holiday and everyday activities.
National Conference of State Legislatures
Carbon Monoxide Detectors State Statutes
Twenty-seven U.S. states have statutes that require carbon monoxide detectors in certain residential buildings. Updated Nov. 2011
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The following companies are acknowledged for their continued support of carbon monoxide safety education and this daily news blog. They may just have what you are looking for.
The Energy Conservatory
CO Experts CO-Experts Model 2014 Brochure
Masimo (See the non-invasive RAD-57)
Mahugh Fire & Safety
TPI - Test Products International