Carbon Monoxide Hazards Explained
Carbon Monoxide is an odorless and colorless exhaust by-product of combustion engines. Potentially dangerous exposure can occur before symptoms actually appear.
High exposure in the short-term can include the following key symptoms:
- Severe headache
- Impaired judgement
- Convulsions, coma and death can occur with acute exposure
The long-term effects of Carbon Monoxide exposure are hardening of arteries and increased risk of heart attack.