Tag Archives: Carbon Monoxide

Gas Safe Register launches new video to highlight dangers of “Silent Killer” carbon monoxide

To mark the eighth annual Gas Safety Week, Gas Safe Register has created a video to demonstrate how carbon monoxide can be...

Project SHOUT’s ‘Go with CO’ summer carbon monoxide awareness campaign is back

Project SHOUT’s summer carbon monoxide (CO) awareness campaign, ‘Go with CO’ is back for a third year, working with gas...

OFTEC’s 5 essential tips to help protect the public from the dangers of Carbon Monoxide

There are 50 fatal carbon monoxide (CO) incidents and more than 200 people hospitalised with suspected carbon monoxide poisoning every...

New research finds extractor fans are key to improving CO safety in kitchens

New research (sponsored by the Gas Safety Trust) has found that the use of an extractor fan during cooking made a...

The Gas Safety Trust is funding research to investigate whether CO poisoning is being misdiagnosed as dementia

The Gas Safety Trust (GST) has announced it will fund a piece of research looking at the impact of low...

New figures show public awareness of CO safety still isn’t good enough

Recently released figures by the CO Be Alarmed campaign show that almost a third of renters in the UK do...

Carbon Monoxide poisoning could be costing the NHS £178million-a-year minimum

The All-Party Parliamentary Carbon Monoxide Group and Policy Connect has launched a report which identifies that symptoms of carbon monoxide...

Carbon monoxide alarms found to pose “serious risks”

As a report co-funded by the European Union and the Product Safety Forum of Europe (PROSAFE) finds that more than...

Gas Safety Trust investing in new study to detect CO poisoning when CO exposure is suspected at lower levels

The Gas Safety Trust (GST) has announced that it is to provide funds to Newcastle University for a study into...

Should installers help customers make informed choices on Carbon Monoxide?

Changes to the Energy Labelling Directive intended to help consumers make informed choices on solid fuel appliances present the perfect...