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Warning to not smoke whilst receiving oxygen therapy

22 Apr 17

STAFFORDSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service have issued a warning about the dangers of smoking while using oxygen therapy after a fire at a home near Tamworth.

The man in question was lucky yo have escaped serious injuries at his home after the incident. Crews were called to a home in Whittington at around 1:45am on Thursday, April 20, after the 62-year-old tried to smoke while wearing his oxygen therapy equipment. The cigarette, in close proximity to…


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