Comments for: After Irene, carbon monoxide poisonings prompt generator safety warning

Posted Aug. 30, 2011, at 6:56 p.m.

AUGUSTA | In the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has received reports of carbon monoxide poisonings from improperly run generators. With several thousands of Maine households still without power, health officials on Tuesday issued safety warnings for people using gas-powered generators as …

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