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Carbon dioxide (CO2) is a toxic gas and is used frequently in the hospitality industry to carbonate drinks.

Each year there are a number of reported incidents involving carbon dioxide which include fatalities, what is not yet documented is the number of heart attacks and strokes triggered by high C
O2 levels causing a strain on the lungs and heart.

There are a number of accidents involving carbon dioxide detailed below. Please click on each link to view the story.

CO2 leak from Croatian brewery kills man

Carbon dioxide - cellar service

Carbon dioxide safety warning following death of US Midwest delivery driver

Toxic gas kills second worker

CO2 Fatality in brewery in Munich, Germany

Hungary - Autumn winemaking death season

Cellar death highlights need for gas alarms


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