Dangers of substandard CO alarms covered by BBC
The dangers of substandard CO alarms has been covered by the BBC.
On the consumer affairs' programme Fake Britain, several alarms were found to be non-compliant with the European standard BS EN 50291.
In the programme, Gordon Samuel of the Katie Haines Memorial Trust described the availability of substandard alarms as "very upsetting".
To watch the programme, please visit the BBC iPlayer. The relevant feature runs from 10:30 until 19:05.
For more information on the Katie Haines Memorial Trust, please visit their website.