The Physical Symptoms Associated With A Gas Leak

Apr 11, 2023 | Gas Leaks

When a gas leak has been left untreated too long in your Summerville home, you and
your family members can be at increased risk for experiencing a number of health issues. The most common physical symptoms to occur during a gas leak include the

  • Trouble breathing
  • Dizziness or feeling lightheaded
  • Drowsiness or increased fatigue
  • Flu-like symptoms, such as nausea and headaches
  • Ear, nose, and throat irritation
  • Mood changes, including depression
  • Nosebleeds
  • Chest pain
  • Decreased appetite
  • Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
    A gas leak can even impact the health of your pets, causing them to feel disoriented or
    lethargic, or causing vomiting. Pets can also have trouble breathing or show red,
    watering eyes when in the presence of a gas leak. It’s crucial for homeowners to take
    immediate action when they notice the signs of a gas leak in their home.