Change to Ohio’s Fire Code requires Carbon Monoxide detectors in more buildings | #ESC_LLC #CO #CarbonMonoxide #FireCode #FireMarshal | “Just in case you missed it, commercial buildings need CO detection as well as residential,” says John Larkin, Senior Partner with ESC of Greater Ohio (13abc). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1Cb
It’s often referred to as the silent killer; in fact, carbon monoxide is responsible for more than 400 deaths in the U.S each year according to the CDC.
That’s why the State of Ohio is cracking down and requiring more buildings, especially those that contain fuel-burning appliances, to install life-saving carbon monoxide detectors. It’s a part of a change to the state’s fire code that went into effect on January 1, 2019.
Some places impacted include apartments, schools, rehab facilities, day cares, hotels, dorms and many more. (read more)