Carbon Monoxide--Your Safe Home (Cambodian/English)

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Booklet
Abstract: 

Explains in both simple English and Cambodian what carbon monoxide is, what carbon monoxide poisoning does to one's body, how to keep carbon monoxide from getting into a home, who is at risk for carbon monoxide poisoning, how to find out whether a home has a carbon monoxide problem, what to do when the alarm in your carbon monoxide detector rings, how to fix a carbon monoxide problem and how to protect your family from carbon monoxide poisoning. Three simple illustrations clarify key points. For speakers of Cambodian, low-literacy English speakers, public health workers, health teachers and their students, school nurses.

Author: 
Wanda Olson, Paul Morin
Topic Areas: 
Health
Home Economics
Environmental Health
Safety
Target Audience: 
Consumers
Teachers
Government
Grades 10-12
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

"Carbon Monoxide--Your Safe Home" is also available in Lao/English (order item FO-6603-SEEK), Hmong/English (item FO-6596-SEEK) and Spanish/English (item FO-6604-SEEK). Also in this series: "Mold--Your Safe Home," "Radon--Your Safe Home" and "Lead--Your Safe Home."

Pages/Length: 
4 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
1995
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$.75 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
Cambodian
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.

Organization code of item (if any): 
FO-6605-SEEK
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