carbon monoxide alarm Articles

  • Carbon Monoxide awareness highlighted in Coronation Street

    During the festive season Coronation Street's Fiz Brown (played by Jennie McAlpine) had the task of playing out a scene that sees her succumb to CO (Carbon Monoxide) poisoning. This may seem like a dramatic story line only used keep us glued to our screens over the Christmas holidays, however, it is estimated that around 50 people are killed and at least 4000 people are treated in hospital ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • Residential Carbon Monoxide Alarm Use: Opportunities for Poisoning Prevention

    Prevalence of carbon monoxide (CO) alarm usage in localities where they are not required is poorly defined and the reasons for failing to have a home CO alarm have never been described. In this study, the authors conducted a computer-based survey among employees of similar major medical centers in Seattle, Washington, and Salt Lake City, Utah. Questions were asked about the prevalence of use of ...

  • Determining alarm levels in millwatch

    AMETEK Land’s Millwatchanalyzer is designed to detect the carbon monoxide (CO) given off when the fuel within a coal mill oxidizes rapidly, an indication that spontaneous combustion is beginning. This early detection gives the operator time to take preventative action such as inerting the mill or stopping the fuel ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Determining Alarm Levels in Millwatch

    AMETEK Land’s Millwatchanalyzer is designed to detect the carbon monoxide (CO) given off when the fuel within a coal mill oxidizes rapidly, an indication that spontaneous combustion is beginning. This early detection gives the operator time to take preventative action such as inerting the mill or stopping the fuel ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Is The `Beep` Noise Pollution?

    It is rare these days that you can be somewhere without noise pollution intruding on some level. Many natural noises may be welcome; a dawn chorus or waves breaking on the beach, but when it comes to man-made decibels it’s a different matter. Never mind the sounds of cars, ring tones and other noises that we take for granted, have you ever noticed how utterly surrounded we are by the humble ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Don’t Risk Your Life Going Up in Smoke

    What you need to know about smoke alarms Fire is an inescapable risk in both the home and workplace, with electrical products, heating and gas all presenting the possibility of an accidental blaze under the wrong circumstances. Preventing fires altogether with effective precautions is always preferable, but regardless at least one smoke alarm/detector – or mains powered ...


    By Sheilds

  • Canada Codes for Mining Safety Increase

    According to the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, Canada remains among the ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

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