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Will Your Detector Protect You From Carbon Monoxide (CO)?
  • Portable Gas Detection Portable Gas Detection
Having a CO detector in your home is vital, but will yours work when you need it? CBS uses an ALTAIRĀ® 4X Multigas Detector from MSA to put ten detectors to the test.

ALTAIR 4X Portable Multigas Detector


After receiving a report from a woman who was hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning after her CO detector failed to sound, a Chicago news station teamed up with the Carol Stream Fire Protection District to perform a test on common household CO detectors.  These Chicago area firefighters used the ALTAIR 4X Multigas Detector as the trusted instrument while wearing MSA FireHawk® M7 Air Masks for protection.


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CBS Chicago