CO Detection and Warning Equipment

Detail ID
2.0102.1
Topic
Safety Devices
SubTopic
Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarms
Desired Outcome

Properly selected and installed CO alarms

SF Single Family Site-Built Housing
MH Manufactured Housing
MF Multifamily Housing

Specifications

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Select CO alarms that are listed and labeled in accordance with UL 2034, or approved by the authority having jurisdiction, and have a minimum of:

10-year manufacturer's warranty

Contain internal non-replaceable batteries

Ensure proper equipment selection

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Install CO alarms in the locations required by the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)

Ensure proper location

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Install CO alarms in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions

Ensure proper installation

  • SF
  • MH
  • MF
Specification Objective

Provide occupants the manufacturer's written instructions

Ensure occupants have access to written user's manuals

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Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarms