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Carbon monoxide poisoning – What are the symptoms?

can also produce carbon monoxide. CO poisoning occurs when you breathe in the gas and it replaces...  What is CO poisoning? Unsafe gas appliances can produce a highly poisonous gas called carbon monoxide (CO). It can cause death as well as serious long term health problems such as brain damage. CO...

Last updated : 14 November 2019


Four in five unaware of barbecue carbon monoxide danger

With half the nation (52%) planning on barbecuing an average of five times for family and friends in 2017, Gas Safe Register is issuing a stark reminder to be aware of the symptoms of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Recent research has revealed that the majority (80%) of people do not identify CO...

Last updated : 13 September 2019


Gas Safe's new video highlights carbon monoxide as the silent killer

alarm (76%) than an audible carbon monoxide alarm (47%) despite the fact that carbon monoxide (CO) is known as the silent killer as you cannot see, taste or smell it. Carbon monoxide poisoning can...%) knew that you can’t tell if a gas appliance is leaking carbon monoxide compared to one in three...

Last updated : 13 September 2019


Over 12 million households at risk of CO poisoning in their homes

a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm to help defend themselves against CO poisoning, which can be fatal. Nearly... the appliance, or excess condensation in the room.” Gary Oakford, Carbon Monoxide Lead for Prevention... carbon monoxide detectors and getting an annual safety check by a Gas Safe registered engineer.” Gas...

Last updated : 13 September 2019


October 2019

to the risk of products of combustion, including carbon monoxide. MD Building Contractors of Oak... goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 without urgent action, says a government committee...

Last updated : 26 September 2019


Gas Safe's new research highlights the importance of staying safe this Christmas

Carbon monoxide poisoning could be putting more than a quarter (27%) UK households at risk... monoxide (CO) poisoning. Coined ‘the silent killer’ as you can’t see, taste or smell it, carbon... Safe Register, said: “You can’t see, taste or smell carbon monoxide leaking from your gas appliances...

Last updated : 13 September 2019


Facebook Competition Terms & Conditions

) for your chance to win one of four prizes of a £50 Amazon e-voucher and a carbon monoxide alarm.... The prize offered is £50 Amazon e-voucher and a carbon monoxide alarm. Prizes are not transferable... of carbon monoxide are there? Olivia's quiz - How many risks are their associated with unsafe gas appliances...

Last updated : 09 September 2019


Risks of unsafe appliances

occur from faulty appliances and pipework. Whilst gas is not poisonous like carbon monoxide (CO.... Carbon monoxide poisoning Find out more information on this on our CO poisoning page, but carbon... appliances in your home. If you think you smell gas or suspect carbon monoxide poisoning take action...

Last updated : 07 March 2018


BBQ safety

You might think that carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is primarily a winter danger – but it’s just... to the possibility of carbon monoxide poisoning – don’t put yourself or your family at risk. Here’s some tips...’s storyIn 2011, Roland Wessling lost his partner Hazel Williams when she was overcome by carbon...

Last updated : 07 March 2018

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