Ventilation:  Generators should be positioned so that fumes are into open air.  Natural ventilation should be adequate in eliminating potential air quality issues presented as a result in the use of the generator.

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, toxic gas.  Many people have died from CO poisoning because their generator was not adequately ventilated.

If you or others show symptoms of CO poisoning - dizziness, headaches, nausea, tiredness - get to fresh air immediately and seek medical attention.  Do not re-enter the area until it is determined to be safe by trained and properly-equipped personnel.

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