Never use portable heaters or lanterns while sleeping in enclosed areas such as tents, campers and vehicles. We would like to thank the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission for this material. Visit the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission at read more →

What is carbon monoxide (CO) and how is it produced? Carbon monoxide (CO) is a deadly, colorless, odorless, poisonous gas. It is produced by the incomplete burning of various fuels, including coal, wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane, and natural gas. Products and equipment powered by internal combustion engines such as portable generators, cars, lawn mowers,.. read more →

Hope strengthens for Anthony’s Light Foundation as they partner with Blue Guard Anthony’s Light Foundation is an educational non-profit organization that was established to promote awareness of Carbon Monoxide poisoning and increase preventive efforts to stop needless deaths. This organization was founded by Vilma Perez after the tragic loss of her son, Anthony J. Perez,.. read more →

By Rodolfo Roman (from Miami Herald February 9, 2017 5:44PM) Special to the Miami Herald Miami nonprofit Anthony’s Light Foundation and Blue Guard Technologies have developed a device installed in vehicles that can help detect and stop the emission of deadly carbon monoxide. Vilma Perez, president of Anthony’s Light Foundation, said the device — coCO,.. read more →

By Henrietta Masloff and Special to The Denver Post Last Christmas Eve, my legally blind, adult daughter died of an accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. That’s when I learned that this “silent killer” can take a life in minutes. Ashley was home alone that night. She was doing laundry — sheets, pillowcases and a comforter —.. read more →