Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detectors & Alarms
Carbon Monoxide is a potentially deadly gas which is odourless, tasteless & colourless making it notoriously difficult to detect. Caused by the incorrect burning of fossil fuels the best way to protect yourself is by installing a Carbon Monoxide Detector & Alarm.
SafeFireDirect offer a wide range of detection alarms from the UK's leading manufacturers all Kite Marked and compliant with BS EN 50291. Battery or Mains Powered alarms, with varying features are available including brands such as Aico, FireAngel, Honeywell & Kidde.
Whether you require alarms for your home, business or tenanted property you can be sure to find the right CO Detector.
All the above Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detectors & Alarms are Kitemarked to British Standards.
Our range of Carbon Monoxide Detection are from the UK’s leading manufacturers: Aico, FireAngel, Honeywell & Kidde. The CO detectors we stock have a minimum 5 year manufacturer’s guarantee and sensor life.
What are the Dangers Of Carbon Monoxide (CO) ?
Exposure to Carbon Monoxide can cause serious health issues and in extreme cases canbe fatal. CO replaces the oxygen within the blood which kills cells, this starves the vital organs of oxygen which can lead to severe consequences.
In small doses CO can cause a range of symptoms including:
- Nausea & Dizziness
- Feeling Tired & Confused
- Abdominal Stomach Pains
- Shortness of Breath & Difficulty Breathing
- Flu Like Symptoms
Severe exposure to Carbon Monoxide can cause many long lasting effects such as:
- Memory Loss
- Co-ordination Problems
- Brain Damage
In extreme cases, exposure to Carbon Monoxide gas can lead to fatality.
Protect yourself and your family when away on holiday - a CO Detector could save lives
Ideal for taking on holiday, most alarms weigh under 0.3kg and being compact do not take up much room in a suitcase. Many recent incidents have unfortunately highlighted the dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning when on holiday which a portable Carbon Monoxide Alarm could potentially have prevented.
Many of the Carbon Monoxide Detectors & Alarms we offer are approved by the NCC (National Caravan Council) - these units are sealed for life which is ideal for your caravan or motor home and include theFireAngel CO-9X, Honeywell H450EN & FireAngel CO-9D.
Domestic Carbon Monoxide alarms for the home
All of the Carbon Monoxide Detectors we sell are ideal for domestic use, being compact, ergonomically designed and great value.They are extremely easy to install with some being free-standing requiring no installation. (excluding the Honeywell 340 Range)
For any further information, please try our Carbon Monoxide Resource Section or call our sales and advice team – 0800 955 3600