September 5, 2011
System Sensor of St. Charles, Ill. releases its CO1224TR carbon monoxide (CO) detector with RealTest, a field functional CO test fully compliant with NFPA 720: 2009, the company says.
August 2, 2011
System Sensor of St. Charles, Ill., launches the advanced multi-criteria fire/carbon monoxide (CO) detector.
July 22, 2011
Per Mar Security Technical Services Department Manager Kevin Link reviews monitored protection against carbon monoxide, temperature fluctuations, sump pump or furnace failures, and water leakages.
June 23, 2011
The SafeAir Wireless carbon monoxide (CO) detectors by Bradenton, Fla.-based Interlogix provide quick response, electrochemical sensing, fast reset time and false alarm immunity, the company says
June 8, 2011
Starting July 1, new legislation in California will go into effect requiring homeowners to install carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in every home.
May 13, 2011
Bosch Security Systems of Fairport, N.Y., releases the FCC-380 carbon monoxide (CO) detector, featuring a visual three-color LED display that includes status and contamination level indicators.
May 2, 2011
The MCT-442 wireless carbon monoxide (CO) detector by Visonic Ltd. of Bloomfield, Conn. gives early warning of CO poisoning danger.
March 4, 2011
Security funding, carbon monoxide (CO) detectors and Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) top the Security Industry Association's (SIA) 2011 Public Policy Agenda ...
February 17, 2011
A Newfoundland family is crediting an ADT emergency dispatcher with saving their lives from possible carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning ...
November 5, 2010
System Sensor has developed several free online tools and training options to help engineers, dealers and installers stay up to date on the current state of carbon monoxide (CO) detector codes and legislation ...
August 17, 2010
Fire protection products provider System Sensor, a Honeywell company, has updated its carbon monoxide (CO) online training course, which now allows users to access CO information at their own convenience ...
July 28, 2010
The House of Representatives today passed legislation that would establish legal standards for carbon monoxide (CO) detectors and encourage use of the devices.
June 7, 2010
Increasingly, states and local jurisdictions are mandating the installation of carbon monoxide (CO) detectors. Alarm professionals therefore must not only comply with the industry’s most recent product standards, but understand the differences among various new requirements.
May 1, 2010
Does fire/life-safety work scare you a bit? It’s OK, you’re not alone.
January 21, 2010
ADT Security Services has put together a list of tips for dealers to provide to elderly customers in an effort to reduce home fire dangers.
January 4, 2010
System Sensor has updated its Carbon Monoxide Online Training course with new voiceover options, informative visuals and increased interactivity to provide users the carbon monoxide (CO) information.
December 21, 2009
Security Industry Association (SIA) and Electronic Security Association (ESA) are rallying support for the Residential Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act (S. 1216), which would promote the use of CO detectors and advance technical standards.
December 10, 2009
System Sensor is inviting alarm dealers and central station operators to attend its “Carbon Monoxide Detection: Code and Legislation Updates” Webinar on Dec. 17. Authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs) and design engineers are also encouraged to attend the online event.
December 1, 2009
The number of injuries and deaths due to carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning routinely increases every year as cold weather moves across the nation. The CO threat is an ever-present danger to humankind and animals. This is especially true during the winter months when it becomes necessary to use combustible heating, such as fireplaces and gas- and oil-fired furnaces.
October 23, 2009
ADT Security Services has put together a list of tips to help prevent carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning this winter season. With the increased use of fuel-burning space heaters and portable generators during the colder months comes an increased need for CO poisoning prevention.