Carbon Monoxide Kills Family of Four

I’m almost finished with writing a post on a different subject but this is more important. In real estate, we test and test and test through the transaction; oil tanks, radon, pests, and the list goes on. Oregon real estate law has a provision for smoke detectors. Carbon monoxide? It’s rarely mentioned in real estate. But it killed a family of four Thanksgiving weekend in Aspen. The Oregonian and other news outlets have reports on the story.

A Google search for “Carbon Monoxide Detector” gives the following results:

Carbon monoxide detector – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

A carbon monoxide detector or CO detector is a device that detects the presence of the toxic gas carbon monoxide (CO), a colorless and odorless compound …
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Also note that ADT and Brinks have carbon monoxide detectors that can be monitored by their systems.

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