Hospital Device Detects Generators' Deadly Fumes

Device aids in evacuation of 20-story hospital building in Boca Raton

"I think there's a lesson to be learned here about generators," she added. She suggested construction inspectors should do more to check for the location of generators in buildings, and she would like to see stores like Home Depot have displays for home carbon monoxide sensors (which can be as cheap as $30 to $45) right next to the generators.

She said she tried to find out how many generators were now in the state and had no luck. "I can't even tell you how much this scares me," Russell said.

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