Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning can kill, so never run generators indoors!
Generators can produce high levels of CO, and like electricity, cannot be seen or smelt.
If you feel sick, dizzy or weak using a generator, move away immediately and get some fresh air.
Guidelines for using portable generators when no electricity supply is available.
General guidelines for the safe operation of generators.
Guidelines for safely powering appliances with a generator.
Guidelines for using permanently connected generators to provide backup power.