Carbon monoxide is a is a colourless, odourless gas that can kill you: it interferes with your body’s ability to absorb oxygen. Please make sure you have a carbon monoxide alarm in your house, so that you’ll be alerted if this gas becomes a problem.
Need help installing a carbon monoxide alarm?
If you live on Gabriola Island and need help installing a carbon monoxide alarm, contact us. We’ll come and help you.
The links below will take you to other websites; we think you’ll find good information there. When you’re done reading, come back to us at GabriolaFire.ca.
- Carbon monoxide safety – NFPA.org
- Carbon monoxide poisoning: 5 things to know about the ‘silent killer’ – cbc.ca
- How to protect yourself from carbon monoxide poisoning – globalnews.ca