OSHA Fact Sheet: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning


Subject:
Jobs & Work , Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Occupational Safety & Health , Carbon Monoxide

Description:
Overview of the harms associated with breathing carbon monoxide (CO), a "poisonous, colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas." Discusses occupations where there may be risks of carbon monoxide poisoning, what to do if you think someone has been poisoned, prevention tips for employers and employees, applicable OSHA standards, and sources for more information. Opens directly into a PDF file. From the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

Publisher:
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.osha.gov/OshDoc/data_General_Facts/carbonmonoxide-factsheet.pdf


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