Interlock Technology

Technology advancements in carbon monoxide sensor technology could be used to totally prevent carbon monoxide poisoning by triggering interlock and shut-off circuitry in most situations. Most often than not, this could be achieved using economically and practically implemented solutions.

 A $29 Interlock System to prevent Carbon Monoxide Deaths

K.Galatsis, W.Wlodarski, Y.X.Li, and K.Kalantar-zadeh, “Ventilation control for improved cabin air quality and vehicle safety,” The 2001 Spring IEEE Semiannual Vehicular Technology Conference, May 2001, Rhodes, Greece. (PDF)