Tag: carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide testing on commissioning condensing boilers

Following a small number of carbon monoxide (CO) related incidents with newly-commissioned condensing boilers, the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC), with the collaboration of members and associated organisations, responded to concerns from government and Health and Safety Executive by

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Private householders in England and Wales at risk from CO poisoning

More than half of all homeowners and private renters in England and Wales are leaving themselves vulnerable to CO poisoning by failing to have an alarm installed, a survey by YouGov for Honeywell has found. While there is debate over

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APHC gives its support for Gas Safety Week

The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC) has agreed to give support to Gas Safety Week (September 15th-21st), and has done so for it’s fourth year. The fourth annual Gas Safety Week will see the whole industry coming together

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Ideal Boilers call for a life-saving new law

Ideal Boilers are supporting a campaign to help change the current law on carbon monoxide (CO) alarms, in an attempt to stop needless deaths from the poisonous gas. Honeywell and Plumb Center, the companies which are leading the campaign, are

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Industries come together against carbon monoxide

Over 200 people joined together at the London’s Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (9th July), to come together in the fight against deadly carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Dubbed the ‘silent killer’, CO is colourless, odourless, and can kill in minutes.

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