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Heating Expert Urges Homeowners To Install Multiple CO Detectors

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.

02/20/2015

A carbon monoxide leak was detected in this house in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y ., on Feb. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

9 Chestnut Ridge Family Members Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Leak

\Paramedics entering the house knew immediately what the problem was, as the carbon monoxide detectors in their med bags went off.

02/19/2015

A building in Washington Heights was evacuated, and at least five people were hospitalized

Washington Heights Building Partially Evacuated, 5 Hospitalized, Due To Carbon Monoxide

The freezing, icy weather Monday night was blamed for a carbon monoxide leak that led to the partial evacuation of a building in Washington Heights, and sent at least five people to an area hospital.

02/02/2015

Ralph Miele (left), manager of Bagel Buzz in West Islip, credits EMTs Josh Lebenns (center) and Patrick Daly (right) as heroes after their on-person carbon monoxide detectors found a leak. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. EMTs Called Heroes When Their CO Detectors Find Leak At Bagel Shop

Two Long Island ambulance technicians who had just been looking for breakfast Thursday morning were being called heroes hours later.

01/15/2015

West Islip EMTs eating at Bagel Buzz discovered a carbon monoxide leak. (credit: CBS2)

EMTs Clear Long Island Bagel Shop After Portable Carbon Monoxide Detectors Go Off

While in line to order food at one of their regular stops, the Bagel Buzz in West Islip, the portable carbon monoxide detectors started going off, showing elevated levels of the toxic gas.

01/15/2015

USA Industries plant on Long Island. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

29 Sickened In Suspected Carbon Monoxide Leaks At Long Island Industrial Sites

A total of 29 people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening illnesses Thursday, following carbon monoxide incidents at two separate industrial sites on Long Island.

01/08/2015

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Officials Identify Victims Of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Passaic

Noel Korman, 39, and Alice Park, 29, both of Clifton, were killed and 12 others were taken to local hospitals.

12/07/2014

Joseph Biundo on June 2, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Medic Speaks Out About Carbon Monoxide Scare At Dunkin’ Donuts

Joseph Biundo was at the shop on Glen Cove Road in Carle Place around 4 a.m. Friday when his personal carbon monoxide detector suddenly went off.

06/02/2014

FILE -- A Dunkin' Donuts store (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

EMT With Carbon Monoxide Detector Happens Upon Leak At Long Island Dunkin’ Donuts

A customer looking for an early-morning cup of coffee at a Long Island Dunkin’ Donuts was in the right place at the right time, and with the right equipment.

06/01/2014

Carbon monoxide at this Bay Shore home caused several people to be hospitalized. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Five Hospitalized After Generator Leaks Carbon Monoxide Into Long Island Home

Police say five people are hospitalized after being sickened by carbon monoxide fumes from a generator in a Long Island home.

05/24/2014

Suffolk County officials announce May 21, 2014, that the Steve Nelson Health Act has been signed into law. (Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Signs Carbon Monoxide Detector Law

The Steve Nelson Safety Act comes in response to the death of a restaurant manager in February.

05/21/2014

Parents, children and emergency responders outside a day care center after a carbon monoxide incident in Pequannock, NJ on May 5, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

At Least 33 Children Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Incident At Day Care Center In Pequannock, NJ

Thirty-six people — including at least 33 children — were taken to hospitals Monday after a carbon monoxide incident at a day care center in Pequannock, N.J., officials said.

05/05/2014

Three women were hospitalized in serious condition after being overcome by carbon monoxide gas in their Brooklyn home on March 25, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

3 Brooklyn Women Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Leak

Three women are hospitalized in serious condition after being overcome by carbon monoxide gas in their Brooklyn home Tuesday morning.

03/25/2014

Boiler Recall

Thousands Of Boilers Recalled, And Homeowners May Not Know It

Thousands of homeowners – many of them on Long Island – were being warned Friday that their boiler has been recalled due to a carbon monoxide danger.

03/14/2014

Smoke fills the Nos. 1, 2 and 3 subway platform at 34th Street on Feb. 26, 2014. (credit: Mo Gelber)

34th Street-7th Avenue Subway Station Evacuated Due To Nearby Fire

Dozens of people were evacuated from a Manhattan subway station and three neighboring buildings due to a transformer fire, the Fire Department said.

02/26/2014

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