Calls for new carbon monoxide laws

A family from Wokingham are calling for the Government to make carbon monoxide alarms compulsory in homes.

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How to spot symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning

A Wokingham family is campaigning for these carbon monoxide alarms to be mandatory Credit: ITV Meridian

A family from Wokingham are campaigning to make Carbon Monoxide alarms compulsory in homes with carbon burning appliances.

Carbon Monoxide is a highly poisonous gas that is invisible but is a silent killer and 30 people die each year from Carbon Monoxide poisoning.

But, what are the symptoms of Carbon Monoxide poisoning?

The symptoms are very similar to the flu. You could be suffering from: headaches, nausea, general lethargy, dizziness and flu-like symptoms.

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