Vacation Deaths - Sandals Bahamas

Sandals Resort Vacation Deaths Still Mystery Vacation deaths continue to happen because hotels and resorts do not exercise due care with respect to carbon monoxide poisoning.  By Rebecca Martin The approaching summer is a time to make vacation…

Warm Weather CO Risks - Part II

Warm Weather CO – Preparedness is Key Warm weather CO risks correlate to severe storms and portable electric generator use, which must be used outdoors and no closer than 20 feet to structures. Generators should never be used in garages.By…

Carbon Monoxide Risks in Warm Weather

Carbon Monoxide Risks Are Year Round Carbon monoxide risks do not disappear with summer, as fuel burning appliances can poison anytime of year, even outside. Detectors continue to be a must as with awareness of the presence of exhaust from…

Lakeland Sleep Inn Carbon Monoxide

High Levels of Carbon Monoxide at Lakeland Sleep Inn The Lakeland Sleep Inn, Lakeland, Florida is one more case of CO happening again at a hotel where safety wasn’t a priority.By Rebecca MartinWe are beginning to wonder if it is karma.…

Carbon Monoxide Detector Legislation

Now is the Time for Effective Carbon Monoxide Detector Laws Carbon monoxide detector legislation is the only way to cut down on deaths and injuries from carbon monoxide poisoning, yet legislation still lags.By Rebecca MartinThe carbon…

Cambridge Commons CO Poisoning

17 Hospitalized at UWM Dorm Cambridge Commons Bureaucratic stupidity and "rules don't apply to us" thinking at the heart of the UWM Dorm Cambridge Commons carbon monoxide poisoning.By Attorney Gordon Johnson and Rebecca MartinIn 2022,…

Hotel Ethics and CO

Carbon Monoxide Poisonings the Result of Poor Hotel Ethics Hotel ethics should require prioritizing carbon monoxide prevention. Unfortunately, greed and ignorance are the practice.By Rebecca MartinEthics are essentially standards for…

Hotel Carbon Monoxide Deaths

Kentucky Carbon Monoxide Deaths: What Will it  Take? Carbon monoxide deaths and serious injuries keep occurring in hotels because the industry refuses to comply with standards and rules about carbon monoxide alarms.By Rebecca MartinKentucky…

Marysville Hampton Inn Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Hotel Pool Heaters Culprit in Marysville Hampton Inn A pool heater once again found at fault in Marysville Hampton Inn (Ohio) carbon monoxide poisoning, one more in a long list of hotel poisonings. https://carbonmonoxide.com/2020/08/why-are-hotel-pool-heaters-so-dangerous-for-carbon-monoxide.htmlAttorney…

Fire Doors Should Save Lives

Bad Fire Doors Can Cause Deaths The taller the building, the more likely poor maintenance of fire doors can turn the entire structure into a massive chimney, funneling dangerous smoke and fumes far beyond the source of the fire. When fire doors…