carbon monoxide poisoning
Carbon monoxide is odorless and colorless. There was a carbon monoxide detector in the home but it was inoperable, Chief of Detectives Anthony F. Ambrose said.
Airdex Heating and Cooling Company President Harvey Stoller said crews on many of their calls to fix or replace heaters have noticed a lack of carbon monoxide detectors.
Two people were taken to the hospital after being exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside a commercial building Tuesday afternoon.
Officials on Long Island continue to push for laws requiring businesses to install carbon monoxide detectors following the death of a restaurant manager over the weekend.
Restaurant manager Steven Nelson, 55, was found dead in the basement of Legal Sea Foods Saturday night. More than two dozen other people were sent to hospitals for treatment.
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A family has been poisoned in their own home. Seven people were knocked out by toxic gas from a blocked chimney. And they weren’t the only ones affected. The house was off limits Monday night.
A Rockland County family suffered carbon monoxide poisoning Monday while using charcoal to heat their home, according to Emergency workers.
A Long Island community was in mourning Thursday night after two long-time residents were found dead. The discovery occurred during a wellness check, and carbon monoxide likely played a role in the deaths.
A Nissan Altima nearly became a death trap on Thursday afternoon. Two children were hospitalized, one in critical condition, after being overcome by carbon monoxide gas in the Bronx.