StopUMTS Logo
how to get rid of moles
Zoeken
   
Voorlichting
23/04/17Beschermen tegen de radio
23/04/17iPhone of iPAD bedraad aa
Artikelen
23/04/17History of microwave or r
21/04/17COMPILATIE: Maatregelen v
19/04/175G networks will use the
19/04/17'T-Mobile heeft Nederland
19/04/17Cell phone industry fi
12/04/17Elektrosmog ontstoorde
Berichten Nederland
23/04/17Bijdrage gevraagd voor vo
21/04/17NAM: Bestuurders NAM wach
20/04/17Tientallen medewerkers AZ
20/04/17T-Mobile voor tweede keer
18/04/17Kankerclusters bij antenn
Berichten België
06/04/17Overgevoelig aan straling
03/04/17Wordt Brussel de eerste s
Berichten Internationaal
23/04/17USA: Berkeley Cell Phone
20/04/17Athens Medical Associatio
19/04/17Europa: EU bereikt akkoor
18/04/17Israel: Reducing Children
Ervaringen | Appellen/oproepen
07/04/17Eight-Year-Old Second Gra
05/04/17Haarlem: Boze flatbewoner
05/04/17Een Duitse natuurkunde ho
Onderzoeken
13/04/17Cancer is promoted by cel
12/04/17Johansson: Research showi
06/04/17Science Speaks Out About
Veel gestelde vragen
23/07/16Vakantie? Witte zo
10/07/16Zeven veel gestelde vrage
Juridische informatie
21/04/17Italian court rules mobil
20/04/17NAM: Hof: toch strafrecht
18/04/17Fransen naar rechter om s
Oproepen
09/05/17Lezing in Epe (Gelderland
22/04/17Stichting EHS: Landelijke
08/04/17CURSUS: Straling meten
Folders
21/02/17Brochures, folders, websi
29/04/16USA: Meer dan 50 tips voo
Briefwisselingen | Archief: 2008, 2005
16/04/17Mail naar Marianne Thieme
05/03/17Mail naar ''kunnenweprate
Illustraties
 Algemeen
 Fotoalbum zendmasten
 Wetenschappelijke illustraties
{USA: Massachusetts Cell Phone & Wireless Safety Legislation}    
Ga naar overzicht berichten in: Berichten Internationaal

USA: Massachusetts Cell Phone & Wireless Safety Legislation
donderdag, 23 maart 2017 - Dossier: Internationale berichten


Bron: www.saferemr.com/2017/03/massachusetts-cell-phone-wireless.html
22 maart 2017


Five Cell Phone & Wireless Safety Bills introduced in Massachusetts Legislature

In 2017, the Massachusetts state legislature introduced five bills to address wireless radiation and public health:

S.107 would require manufacturers’ RF safety information to be plainly visible on cell phone product packaging or direct customers to safety notifications within the user manual including information pertaining to RF radiation exposure, compliance with RF regulatory requirements, and the minimum separation distance between the device and the person’s body.

S.108 would require the following language to appear on cell phone product packaging: 
''To assure safety, the Federal Government requires that cell phones meet radio frequency (RF) exposure guidelines. If you carry or use your phone in a pocket or the phone is otherwise in contact with your body when the phone is on and connected to a wireless network, you may exceed the federal guidelines for exposure to RF radiation. Refer to the instructions in your phone or user manual for information about how to use your phone safely.'' 
This notification is required by the model cell phone “right to know” ordinance that was adopted in 2015 in Berkeley, California. The Berkeley ordinance allows the retailer the option to post the notice in the store or place it on cell phone packages.

S. 1268 would create a commission to study the health impacts of electromagnetic fields (EMF). The commission will review non-industry funded science on the health impacts of all sources of EMF on reproductive systems, brain function including memory loss, diminished learning, performance impairment in children, headaches and neurodegenerative conditions, melatonin suppression and sleep disorders, fatigue, hormonal imbalances, immune dysregulation such as allergic and inflammatory responses, cardiac and blood pressure problems, genotoxic effects like miscarriage, cancers such as childhood leukemia, and childhood and adult brain tumors.

The commission will study whether EMF has a disparate impact on potentially vulnerable subgroups including children, fetuses, pregnant women, the elderly and those with pre-existing illnesses or impairments. The commission will investigate whether children are more vulnerable.

The commission will file a report by July 31, 2018, and recommend legislation needed to protect public health including a recommendation on whether children’s EMF (including Wi-Fi) exposure in schools should be eliminated or reduced. No commission member shall have a financial conflict of interest.

S.1864 would give residents the right to keep non-RF-emitting water, gas and electrical meters instead of ''smart'' utility meters without having to pay extra fees. Ratepayers will have the right to request that utility companies remove wireless meters and install electromechanical analog meters that emit no RF radiation. 

H.2030 would require the state government to develop best practices and guidance for the purchase and installation of wireless internet service in public schools, colleges and universities. The guidelines would prioritize practices that protect the health and safety of students and staff. 

Labels: cell phone warning, legislation, Massachusetts, regulation commission., Wi-Fi schools


Ga terug naar het hoofdmenu
Afdrukken | Vragen | RSS | Disclaimer