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CO News December 2006

Carbon Monoxide is Everybody’s Business

Saturday December 30, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Girl dies of carbon monoxide poisoning
Deseret News - Salt Lake City, UT, USA
... George police believe is carbon monoxide poisoning. ... The mother was also suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning and was treated at the hospital. ...


Friday December 29, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide alarms now mandated in NC
JEMS.com - San Francisco, CA, USA
CHARLESTON, NC — Charleston and Mattoon firefighters are spreading the word about a new state law that will require carbon monoxide detectors to be installed ...

Autopsy Confirms Carbon Monoxide Fumes Killed Guest at Hotel
New York Times - United States
... 29 — Officials in Key West confirmed Friday that carbon monoxide poisoning killed a tourist in his room at an upscale hotel there on Wednesday and said the ...


Thursday December 28, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Man dies in Key West hotel room; carbon monoxide suspected
Centre Daily Times - Centre County, PA, USA
One man died Wednesday after suffering apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a Key West hotel, according to police officials. A ...

Winter weather increases carbon monoxide threat
Cumberland Times-News-- Local News - http://www.times-news.com
Hundreds of people die from carbon monoxide poisoning each year. It remains a serious threat no matter the season, but activities that typically increase with the onset of winter weather conditions pose an even greater risk.

Carbon monoxide detectors becoming mandatory
News from www.starcourier.com - http://www.starcourier.com/
KEWANEE — Kewanee Fire Chief Tom Weston reports that beginning on Jan. 1, homeowners will be responsible for equipping their homes with a carbon monoxide detector in addition to smoke detectors.


Wednesday December 27, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Cold Prompts Warnings On Heating Use
Wheeling News Register - Wheeling, WV, USA
... the temperature drops, the use of furnaces and auxiliary heating sources goes up along with the number of illnesses and deaths from high carbon monoxide levels ...

New Carbon Monoxide Detector Law
WGEM TV :: Latest Headline News - http://www.wgem.com
Beginning January 1st, all Illinois residences must have a carbon monoxide detector.

Carbon monoxide poisoning forces Fallston family to spend ...
Examiner Baltimore - http://www.examiner.com/Baltimore-Top_News.html?cid=rss-Baltimore
Bradley Hopkins, his wife Laurie and their two young boys spent Christmas morning in the hospital after their Fallston home's oil furnace filled their house with dangerous levels of carbon monoxide.

Carbon monoxide blamed for man's death
Cambridge Evening News - Cambridge, England, UK
A 90-YEAR-OLD man found dead in his home earlier this month died from carbon monoxide poisoning, an inquest has heard. Police initially


Tuesday December 26, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide poisoning sickens 9
http://www.thecalifornian.com
A Salinas family had a close call Christmas morning when nine people suffered carbon monoxide poisoning after a father brought a barbecue pit inside the home to use for heat.

Please be aware of dangers of carbon monoxide
Eastern Arizona Courier - Safford, AZ, USA
... my alarm. It warned me of a carbon monoxide detection. My daughter and 18-month-old granddaughter were also in the apartment. I ...

Father Arrested In Salinas Carbon Monoxide Incident
KSBW Channel.com - Salinas, CA, USA
... father was arrested after allegedly taking a barbecue grill inside his apartment, causing everyone inside to be sickened by carbon monoxide Christmas morning. ...


Monday December 25, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

4 More Carbon Monoxide Deaths In Northwest
By Editor-in-Chief
Alanat News - http://www.alanat.com
Four members of a family the youngest a 14-year-old boy were dead, apparently of carbon monoxide poisoning, by the time deputies arrived Monday at their home in Burien, a south Seattle suburb, to check on them. ...

Local carbon monoxide poisonings highlight danger
eMaxHealth - Health News - http://www.emaxhealth.com
Health officials urge people to avoid risks of unvented indoor heating to avoid accidental carbon monoxide poisoning.

Carbon Monoxide Scare Sends 6 To Hospital
CBS4Boston - Boston, USA
... No one was injured, but six people were taken to the hospital as a precaution. Fire officials say low levels of carbon monoxide were detected in the home.


Sunday December 24, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide sickens six in Overland Park
Kansas.com - KS, USA
Authorities evacuated 12 units and shut off gas service while officials ventilated the building, took additional carbon monoxide readings, and evaluated at ...

Winter Tips to Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
U.S. EPA.gov (press release) - Washington, DC, USA
EPA is reminding citizens across New England that using a generator or other fuel-burning device within your home can produce carbon monoxide that can kill ...

Close Call Carbon Monoxide Brings Warning
KCBD-TV - Lubbock, TX, USA
... warm. They also measured high levels of carbon monoxide inside her home. The woman is now recovering at University Medical Center.

Men 'may have died keeping warm'
News - http://www.metro.co.uk/news
Three construction workers who were found dead in a storage container died of carbon monoxide poisoning, according to initial findings released by police.

Watch for carbon monoxide when staying warm
Grays Harbor Daily World - Grays Harbor and Northern Pacific Counties, WA, USA
... Just as dangerous as improperly stored fuel is the deadly problem of carbon monoxide poisoning. In fact half of the fatalities from ...


Friday December 22, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide scare, flames at Coolidge Corner fire station
Brookline TAB - Needham, MA, USA
Flames erupted at the Coolidge Corner fire station last week, injuring a service technician who was repairing a carbon monoxide gas leak in the station’s ...

Carbon monoxide overcomes six
Belleville News-Democrat - Belleville, IL, USA
... flue. The residents were sickened just days after seven residents of a duplex in Kirksville, Mo., died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

Carbon monoxide a threat in winter
Pasadena Star-News - Pasadena, CA, USA
By Christina L. Esparza Staff Writer. When a Pomona man left his home one evening to buy carbon monoxide detectors, his wife and child left behind became ill. ...

Health Officials Warn of Carbon Monoxide Danger
Salem-News.Com - OR, USA
Carbon monoxide kills. ... If people breathe too much of the gas, they are poisoned because red blood cells pick up carbon monoxide faster than they do oxygen. ...


Thursday December 21, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

New Illinois law requires carbon monoxide detectors in residences
ABC7Chicago.com - IL, USA
December 20, 2006 - Carbon monoxide is a silent killer - you can't see it, smell it, or taste it. In order to combat the 15,200 ...

Tests halt carbon monoxide scare
Connecticut Post - Bridgeport, CT, USA
STRATFORD — An uproar over whether there are unsafe levels of carbon monoxide and soot at Stratford High School, sparked by a consultant's preliminary report ...

Kuna Man Dies of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Fox 12 Boise - Nampa, ID, USA
... The Ada County Coroner says Sinclair died of carbon monoxide poisoning and has ruled his death accidental. "Carbon monoxide is an odorless gas, tasteless. ...

Tragedy raises serious issues
By Matt Lever
Express & Star - http://www.expressandstar.co.uk
The nightmarish death of a Black Country couple, killed by carbon monoxide seeping from the ground beneath their home, should set alarm bells ringing everywhere. Our region, like so many old industrial areas, is riddled with shafts for ...

Weil-McLain Ultra Series Gas Boilers
US Consumer Product Safety Commission - http://www.cpsc.gov
If an installer connects one of the boilers to LP gas without installing a propane conversion kit, carbon monoxide (CO) can build up due to incomplete combustion, posing a risk of CO poisoning.

Carbon monoxide risk part of season
Arizona Daily Star - Tucson, AZ, USA
... Headaches, fatigue, nausea, dizzy spells, confusion and irritability are all early signs of carbon monoxide poisoning. According ...

Local Family Recalls Carbon Monoxide Scare
WBOY-TV - Clarksburg, WV, USA
A Harrison County family woke up to find they were sick with Carbon Monoxide Poisoning. ... "I knew it was Carbon Monoxide Poisoning.". ...


Wednesday December 20, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

'Carbon monoxide epidemic' brings the death toll to 14
digg - http://digg.com/
Four family members were found dead Monday in their home of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning, bringing the death toll from the Northwest's worst windstorm in a decade to 14.

Carbon monoxide: Season for silent, odorless killer
Rutland Herald - Rutland, VT, USA
A carbon monoxide detector proved invaluable to occupants of a Rutland home recently, warning a woman and her daughter of unsafe levels of the invisible ...

Carbon monoxide scares up in Hub
Boston Herald - United States
The number of carbon monoxide scares that Boston firefighters have responded to this year has skyrocketed, with 283 incidents, 120 of those “potentially life ...

Carbon monoxide sickens 3
San Gabriel Valley Tribune - West Covina, CA, USA
POMONA - A woman and two children were rushed to a hospital Tuesday night, suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said. ...

Women recovering from indoor BBQ carbon monoxide poisoning
KESQ - Palm Desert, CA, USA
Two Long Beach women are recovering from carbon monoxide poisoning after they used a barbecue inside their home to battle the recent wave of chilly weather. ...

Carbon monoxide kills OAP couple
BBC News - UK
An elderly man and woman found dead in a house in Powys died from carbon monoxide poisoning, police have said. The bodies of Margaret ...

Crown Boiler Co. Recalls Boilers Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning ...
PR Newswire (press release) - New York, NY, USA
... Hazard: The boilers can generate excessive levels of carbon monoxide (CO) in the flue gases, posing a risk of CO poisoning. Incidents ...

Shoreline family being treated for carbon monoxide poisoning
Seattle Times - United States
Early this morning, a family of five was taken to a local hospital to be treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after burning coal or charcoal in a small stove ...


Tuesday December 19, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide overcomes family
Williamsport Sun-Gazette - Williamsport, PA, USA
... were called to a home at 767 Route 973 in Hepburn Township shortly after 6 am where a family of four was overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning, township ...

Barbecue Moved Indoors Leads to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
KSL-TV - Salt Lake City, UT, USA
(KSL News) Members of a Logan family are the latest victims of a carbon monoxide threat. ... They found that carbon monoxide had spread throughout the building. ...

AP: 7 Dead, Carbon Monoxide Detected
Latest AP National News - http://news.aol.com
KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (AP) - Investigators said Monday they were looking at the possibility that seven people found dead in an apartment were killed by carbon monoxide.

Pa. family overcome by carbon monoxide
Centre Daily Times - Centre County, PA, USA
AP. WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - A family of four was overcome by carbon monoxide in their home Monday morning, authorities said. Emergency ... See all stories on this topic

Burnaby couple dies from carbon monoxide poisoning
News1130 - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
... their North Burnaby home. Burnaby RCMP say the cause of death is carbon monoxide poisoning. Officers located a gasoline-powered ...

Carbon Monoxide Hospitalizes Two in Southfield
General News Feed for MyFox Detroit - http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/myfox
There's another reminder this morning on how important it is to make sure your home has a carbon monoxide detector. Two people in Southfield were rushed to ... Plus, use the link below to learn how you can stay safe from carbon monoxide.


Monday December 18, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Please read, the Hazards of Gasoline Generators: Hazards of Gasoline Generators
A NIOSH Publication, never out of date.

Carbon monoxide kills 2: Dozens more across region poisoned in ill ...
King County Journal - Bellevue, WA, USA
By Amy Roe. Two men, both trying to stay warm during power outages by using improvised sources of heat, died of carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend. ...

Storm toll at 7, including wrecks, electrocution, carbon monoxide
Seattle Post Intelligencer - USA
From falling trees to carbon monoxide poisoning, electrocution, fire and drowning, the windstorm that hit Western Washington on Thursday and Friday brought ...

Man treated for carbon monoxide
Appleton Post Crescent - WI, USA
TOWN OF MENASHA — A man was hospitalized for observation Sunday night after passing out from carbon monoxide inhalation. Police Lt. ...


Sunday December 17, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Some residents may receive carbon monoxide detectors
News from stcharlesjournal.stltoday.com - http://stcharlesjournal.stltoday.com
The city of St. Charles discussed issuing free carbon monoxide detectors to at-risk residents during Tuesday night's work session.

AP: Carbon Monoxide Poisons 100 in Northwest
Latest AP National News - http://news.aol.com
SEATTLE (Dec. 17) - About 100 people have been poisoned by carbon monoxide produced by generators and charcoal grills used for warmth and light during the widespread power outages caused by a major storm in western Washington state.


Saturday December 16, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Relatives drag carbon monoxide poisoned family out of house
Aurora Journal Press - Aurora, IN, USA
... Joseph VanWinkle, 69, and Jennifer Perdue, 32, of 5870 Dutch Hollow Road, had been overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning, said Turner. ...

Windham Residents Hospitalized With Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
WMTW - Auburn, ME, USA
WINDHAM, Maine -- Two people were taken to a local hospital Friday morning with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. Windham police ...

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hospitalizes Family
KOIN.com - Portland, OR, USA
GRESHAM, Ore. - Six members of a Gresham family are hospitalized after carbon monoxide fumes from a portable generator crept into their home. ...

It pays to have a good carbon monoxide detector
SouthCoastToday.com - New Bedford, MA, USA
It took mere minutes for a fire department technician to find the carbon monoxide levels in the house at dangerous levels and climbing, even though three new ...

Dozens hospitalized with carbon-monoxide poisoning
Seattle Times - United States
By Jennifer Sullivan. Seattle hospitals are reporting an "epidemic" of carbon-monoxide poisoning cases that doctors blame on the use of charcoal grills indoors. ...


Friday December 15, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

What is a Normal CO Level?
Reprinted from January 25, 2006; Carbon Monoxide News; COSA
What are normal levels of carbon monoxide? How much is too much?

Woman treated for CO poisoning after 7 found dead in Hokkaido ...
By The Mainichi Newspapers (The Mainichi Newspapers)
TOMAKOMAI, Hokkaido -- Two adults and five children have been found dead in an apartment here, while another woman was taken to hospital with suspected carbon monoxide poisoning, police said.

With power outages, avoid accidental carbon monoxide poisoning and ...
King County (press release) - Seattle, WA, USA
KING COUNTY, WASHINGTON - The return of adverse weather and the potential of power outages brings with it the threat of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. ...

Carbon Monoxide Forces New Haven School Evacuation
NBC30.com - Hartford, CT, USA
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- While students were arriving at Roberto Clemente school Thursday morning, high levels of carbon monoxide were detected around the custodial ...

Carbon monoxide is a real killer
Epping Forest Guardian - UK
By Megan Reynolds. CARBON monoxide is the most common poison in the UK today, it was revealed during the country's first Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week. ...

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims Troy woman
WNYT - Albany, NY, USA
By ALICIA BANKER. A Troy woman whose husband died of carbon monoxide poisoning last week has also passed away. Police say 55-year ...


Thursday December 14, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon Monoxide Sends 5 To New Haven Hospital
NBC30.com - Hartford, CT, USA
NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- At least five people were hospitalized Wednesday morning when they were affected by carbon monoxide in their home, NBC 30 reported. ...

Man found dead in home; carbon monoxide suspected
Atlanta Journal Constitution (subscription) - GA, USA
By Saeed Ahmed. A 49-year-old man was found dead Tuesday night at a residence in Atlanta, the apparent victim of carbon monoxide poisoning. ...

Carbon monoxide nearly kills North Texas man
WFAA (subscription) - Dallas, TX, USA
... up with a terrible headache and nearly paralyzed, a North Texas man found himself Wednesday morning at Presbyterian Hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning. ...

Carbon monoxide poisons two students
The Spokesman Review - Spokane, WA, USA
After carbon monoxide poisoning left both men in a coma, Momand, 20, and Asef, 18, are awake. It's too early to determine whether ...

Carbon monoxide detectors save lives
Hamilton-Wenham Chronicle - Beverly, MA, USA
... The Wenham Fire Department urges all residents to install carbon monoxide detectors in their homes as well as perform routine service on furnaces. ...


Wednesday December 13, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

City responds after resident's death from carbon monoxide
Capital News 9 - Albany, NY, USA
Hoan Son, 61, was found dead Friday night in his home at 5 Pattison Way from carbon monoxide poisoning. His wife, Lan Son, 55, was ...

Carbon monoxide is silent threat
Times Bulletin - Van Wert, OH, USA
... More than 500 people die annually from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning and at least another 10,000 people are treated each year at hospitals across the United ...

Carbon Monoxide Concerns
WBAY - Green Bay, WI, USA
by Elizabeth Ries. At least five people in our area have been taken to the hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning this week. Three ...

Woman still hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning
The Reporter - Fond du Lac, WI, USA
A 48-year-old woman hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning on Sunday remains in critical condition at St. Elizabeth Hospital. ...

OC acts to put carbon monoxide detector law into place
Delmarva Daily Times - MD,USA
OCEAN CITY -- The city is one step closer to making the installation of carbon monoxide detectors mandatory in new one- and two- family dwellings and new and ...


Tuesday December 12, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Silent killer brushes Waukegan family Unsuspected buildup of ...
Waukegan News Sun - Waukegan, IL, USA
... three daughters and three visiting nieces -- reported feeling similar flu-like symptoms, and fire officials decided to test the home for carbon monoxide levels ...

OC to enforce monoxide detectors
Delmarva Daily Times - MD, USA
OCEAN CITY -- A proposal by the Ocean City Fire Marshal to make installation of carbon monoxide detectors mandatory in resort homes is scheduled for discussion ...

Doctor Warns of Carbon Monoxide in Light of Recent Poisonings
WSFA - Montgomery, AL, USA
They call it the silent killer. And already this winter, more than a dozen people in central Alabama have fallen victim to carbon monoxide. ...

Howard Couple Survives Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
WBAY - Green Bay, WI, USA
by Elizabeth Ries. A Howard couple is lucky to be alive after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. Ron and Jackie Morgan were ...

Two More Lives Lost To Carbon Monoxide
KXTS-TV - El Paso, TX, USA
Monday, December 11, 2006 - Police believe these are the latest victims of carbon monoxide poisoning. According to Juarez fire officials ...

Carbon monoxide poisoning suspected in death in PSL home being ...
Vero Beach Press-Journal (subscription) - Vero Beach, FL, USA
... LUCIE — Carbon monoxide poisoning may have caused the death of a man found this morning in a home under construction in the 200 block of Northwest Piper ...

New Law Mandates CO Detectors In New Homes
WCCO - Minneapolis,MN,USA
(AP) Minneapolis The death of a Minnesota teen who was overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning happened just weeks before a law goes into effect designed to ...


Monday December 11, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

3 hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning in Springvale
WBAY - Green Bay, WI, USA
TOWN OF SPRINGVALE, Wis. Authorities say three people are hospitalized with symptoms of carbon monoxide this morning. The Fond du ...

Carbon Monoxide Sickens Eight at Tallassee Laundromat
WSFA – Montgomery AL, USA
... Sunday. Hospital officials in Tallassee say several people were admitted with what appeared to be carbon monoxide poisoning. All ...


Sunday December 10, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide poisonings up, prevention measures in place
Aurora Beacon News - Aurora, IL, USA
By TIM WAGNER STAFF WRITER. For those who own carbon monoxide detectors, remember to check those batteries come the first of the year. ...

Rochester Couple Survive CO Poisoning
(WSBT) A Rochester couple says they’re lucky to be alive after surviving carbon monoxide poisoning. When John Dunn failed to come to work last month, co-workers got concerned. That's when police and medics broke in to find Dunn and his ...


Saturday December 9, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

One dead, one hospitalized from carbon monoxide poisoning
Capital News 9 - Albany, NY, USA
Police are investigating a home in Troy after a man died from carbon monoxide poisoning. Police and fire rescuers found Hoan Son, 61, dead in his home. ...

Campus apartment with carbon monoxide condemned
Urbana/Champaign News-Gazette - Champaign/Urbana, IL, USA
... Officials discovered a lethal level of carbon monoxide in the air. The incident happened Nov. ... "Carbon monoxide is very dangerous. ...

NEW LAW: Officials promote carbon monoxide detector awareness
MyWebTimes.com - Ottawa, IL, USA
Carbon monoxide is often called "the silent killer" because it is odorless, tasteless and invisible. Victims of carbon monoxide ...

One woman's encounter with carbon monoxide poisoning
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) - Minneapolis, MN, USA
He thought there might be an intermittent carbon monoxide (CO) problem of the sort that can occur in some homes under certain conditions. ...

Six Chinese children killed by carbon monoxide
Ireland Online - Dublin, Ireland
Six Chinese children aged six to 10 have died of carbon monoxide poisoning after fumes from a generator seeped into their bedroom at a boarding school. ...

Routine Maintenance Of Furnace
By mukul4
Check for carbon monoxide Set the heat anticipator Check belt/tension Examine the draft diverter and lubricate the fan motor Keep in mind, that just like your car, your heating system needs regular care and maintenance. ...


Friday December 8, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Police: school kids killed by carbon monoxide
Shanghai Daily - Shanghai, China
THE sudden death of six children at a small village school in northern China's Shanxi Province was caused by carbon monoxide, local police said today. ...

Carbon monoxide poisoning hospitalizes two
KXLY - Spokane, WA, USA
SPOKANE -- Spokane police have wrapped up their investigation into a case of carbon monoxide poisoning. Wednesday, firefighters ...

Carbon monoxide danger lurks
Herald & Review - Decatur, IL, USA
DECATUR - Area firefighters are receiving calls from residents who smell fumes in their homes and are concerned about the presence of carbon monoxide. ...

Four Uzbek citizens die in Atyrau poisoned by carbon monoxide
Gazeta.KZ - Kazakhstan
ASTANA. Four citizens of Uzbekistan died as a result of poisoning by the carbon monoxide, the Ministry of Emergencies told Kazakhstan Today. ...

Carbon monoxide responsible for crash, Minn. teen's death
FireRescue1 - San Francisco, CA, USA
... What police didn't know is that Carlson — and the rest of his family back at their brand-new home — were suffering the effects of carbon monoxide poisoning ...


Thursday December 7, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Grieving parents warn of carbon monoxide danger
Portsmouth News - Portsmouth, England, UK
THE dad of carbon monoxide victim Katie Overton has called for a major awareness campaign about the ... A ROYAL Navy commander from ...

UK's first Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week backed by NAPIT
Voltimum (subscription) - London, England, USA
The UK's first Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week is running now, from December 4-8, 2006 and has the support of medical professionals, MPs and campaigners. ...

Carbon monoxide poisoning sends 2 to hospital (4:08 pm)
El Paso Times - El Paso, TX, USA
An 82-year-old male and a 80-year-old female were transported to Thomason Hospital this morning after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning, the El Paso ...

Carbon Monoxide Kills Woman
WLUC-TV - Negaunee, MI, USA
Authorities say it was carbon monoxide poisoning that killed a Negaunee woman on Sunday night. The body of 48 year old Barbara Lynn ...

Carbon monoxide: invisible and deadly
East Central Minnesota Post Review - North Branch, MN, USA
You can’t see or smell carbon monoxide, but at high levels it can kill a person in minutes. ... Be safe. Practice the DO’s and DON’Ts of carbon monoxide. ...

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
WIFR - Rockford, IL, USA
CHICAGO (AP) -- Colder weather this year is being blamed for a sharp rise in the number of carbon monoxide poisonings in Illinois. ...

Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
WLNS - Lansing, MI, USA
A Hamburg Township woman waits to get back into her home after carbon monoxide takes the life of her husband. Invisible and deadly ...


Wednesday December 6, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Carbon monoxide sends 5 to hospital
Boston Globe - United States
... Brighton residents were taken to Massachusetts General Hospital for evaluation last night after being affected by high levels of carbon monoxide coming from ...

Carbon monoxide poisonings up
Chicago Sun-Times - United States
... Dr. Michael Wahl blamed colder weather: When heating systems work harder, they are more likely to release carbon monoxide through various malfunctions. On Oct. ...

Borderland Carbon Monoxide Cases
KXTS-TV - El Paso, TX, USA
The body of Jaime Arellano Jasso was found Friday after carbon monoxide filled his home. ... The day before, three others fell ill from carbon monoxide. ...

Carbon monoxide kills man, 65, at home
El Paso Times - El Paso, TX, USA
A faulty heater caused the first carbon monoxide death of the winter in Juárez this past weekend, Chihuahua state police said Monday. ...

Derrick T. Harris: Carbon monoxide poisoning is preventable
Shreveport Times - Shreveport, LA, USA
Call the Shreveport Fire Department at (318) 673-6740 or use the link on this page for more information about carbon monoxide and other injury and/or fire ...

One dead from carbon monoxide
Livingston Daily - Livingston, MI, USA
By Lisa Roose-Church. By Christopher Behnan. A few simple precautions can prevent potentially fatal exposure to carbon monoxide in your home. ...


Tuesday December 5, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

LPG Supplier Issues Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Alert
OilFiredUp - UK
Even after the recent incidents relating to carbon monoxide poisoning in the news, nearly half of the homes in the UK still haven’t taken any measures to ...

UK. Carbon monoxide poisoning dangers highlighted by Inland ...
BYM General News
An incident that took place at the end of September at Springfield Basin on the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation has highlighted the need for boaters to be constantly vigilant in checking the safety of their boats and maintaining good...

Monoxide poisoning kills 1, hospitalizes 5
Arizona Republic - Phoenix, AZ, USA
The five, including two young girls, were taken to Valley hospitals for treatment of carbon monoxide poisoning, Elio Pompa, a deputy chief for the Glendale ...

Hamburg man dies from carbon monoxide
Livingston Daily - Livingston, MI, USA
An unidentified Hamburg Township man died Monday morning due to a carbon monoxide leak in his home, Debra Dodd, Consumers Energy spokeswoman, said...

Illinois marks Carbon Monoxide Detector Awareness Week
WJBC News - Bloomington, IL, USA
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- This is "Carbon Monoxide Detector Awareness Week" in Illinois. The designation is part of efforts to increase ...

Area Hospitals Treat Dozens With Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
KSDK - St. Louis, MO, USA
... Terry is running the generator outside his garage to keep deadly carbon monoxide fumes at bay. St. Louis County officials say local ...

Carbon monoxide and winter woes
WHOI - Peoria, IL, USA
By Ian Schwartz. PEORIA -- Firefighters are warning carbon monoxide can be a threat while you try to keep warm this winter. Firefighters ...

Two Hospitalized From Apparent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
KXTS-TV - El Paso, TX, USA
El Paso could have seen its first carbon monoxide death of the cold season earlier today. Saturday, December 2, 2006 - Two people ...

Carbon Monoxide ... The Silent Killer
WSFA - Montgomery, AL, USA
... Her husband reacted first as a husband, and says he was a bit befuddled at first, "I didn't think about the carbon monoxide until after that, but I just knew ...


Monday December 4, 2006 Bacharach's Daily Message: Carbon Monoxide Safety is Everybody's Business.

Text: Carbon Monoxide Kills Two In Unheated St. Louis Home
MyFox Saint Louis - Saint Louis, MO, USA
... a silent killer. Carbon monoxide poisoning killed two people in S t. Louis City on Sunday and sent 13 others to area hospitals. ...

DOG SAVES OWNER
Boston Globe - United States
... when her oil burner malfunctioned and began spewing smoke, along with an odorless, colorless, and potentially lethal dose of carbon monoxide, firefighters said ...

Carbon monoxide deaths investigated
Port Angeles Peninsula Daily News - Port Angeles, WA, USA
... Sequim and Port Angeles were on hand Wednesday to tend to classmates of two 16-year-old boys who were apparently killed Tuesday by carbon monoxide fumes from ...

The Gas Company Offers Carbon Monoxide Prevention Tips
PrimeZone (press release) - Los Angeles, CA, USA
... In the wake of a tragic and preventable incident in Palmdale today where a family was taken to a local hospital with carbon monoxide symptoms, Southern ...

4 Kids Possibly Exposed To Carbon Monoxide
CBS 2 - Los Angeles, CA, USA
... LOS ANGELES Four children ages 2 through 11 were taken to a hospital from a Palmdale residence Friday for treatment of possible carbon monoxide poisoning, a ...

School children taken ill in carbon monoxide scare
24dash.com - Hereford, Herefordshire, UK
... It is thought that the children may have been poisoned by carbon monoxide, although experts have yet to confirm what led to the them becoming unwell. ...

A Silent Winter Killer
By Robert L. Norris, MD, FACEP
So, I have “raised my antennae” for that common, silent killer of the season – carbon monoxide. It is likely that every year hundreds of people die in the US due to carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. In fact, it is the most common cause of ...

Weil-McLain Recalls Ultra Series Boilers for Carbon Monoxide ...
Yahoo! News (press release) - USA
... If an installer connects one of the boilers to LP gas without installing a propane conversion kit, carbon monoxide (CO) can build up due to incomplete ...