New Carbon Monoxide Detector Law Goes Into Effect
NEW LAW Effective March 1, 2010 in Baltimore City Building, Fire and Related Codes of Baltimore City §1211 Carbon Monoxide Alarms
Overview – Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas produced by appliances and other devices that burn gas, petroleum products, wood and other fuels. Carbon monoxide replaces oxygen in your blood — and the consequences can be fatal. Effective March 1, 2010 any property in Baltimore City that has appliances or other devices that burn gas, petroleum products, wood and other fuels must have a working carbon monoxide alarm installed outside of all sleeping areas.