The following chart provides general guidance and clarification for the requirements of smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms as it relates to Oregon law. The Office of State Fire Marshal does not endorse any particular brand or style of smoke or CO alarm.
Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Chart
Frequently Asked Questions (condensed version) about Carbon Monoxide Alarms When Selling or Renting a Residence
Frequently Asked Carbon Monoxide Alarm Questions
Free onsite training available
We encourage realtors, home inspectors, and property management companies to consider onsite group training for their personnel, related to the requirements for smoke and/or CO alarms when selling, inspecting, or renting 1 and 2 family or multifamily dwellings. Training qualifies for Continuing Education (CE) credits.
For more information regarding training, contact Colleen Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (503) 934-8228.