TITLE

Think safety for New Year's -- fire/carbon monoxide poisoning

AUTHOR(S)
Hayworth, Jean
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Breckenridge American;12/29/2007, Vol. 104, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents safety suggestions against fire and carbon monoxide accidents. It is noted that with winter and colder temperatures, a significantly larger number of residential fire and accidental carbon monoxide poisoning incidents take place. Candles, holiday decorations, and holiday kitchen appliances are said to contribute to home fires. The author cautions that power failures and improper use of alternative heating sources may lead to carbon monoxide poisonings.
ACCESSION #
30747689

 

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