Latest Specific absorption rate Stories

2012-07-24 23:03:44

Pediatricians have called for a review of cell phone radiation standards because of potential cell phone radiation dangers to children, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 The American Academy of Pediatrics (“AAP”) has urged a review of cell phone radiation standards for children from the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”), Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing clients injured by cell phone radiation,...

FCC To Re-Evaluate Cellphone Safety Standards
2012-06-17 06:15:20

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is planning to take another look at their 15-year-old cell phone safety standards to determine whether or not users of the mobile devices are being adequately protected from emitted radiation, various media outlets reported over the weekend. On Friday, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski sent out a notice of inquiry to fellow commissioners, asking them to conduct a new investigation in order to answer a series of questions regarding the current...

Cellular Industry Fighting New San Francisco Legislation
2011-10-05 04:32:33

The Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) filed a lawsuit on Friday to block the enforcement of a legislation in San Francisco requiring cell phones retailers to display a handset's specific absorption rate (SAR). "FCC's exclusive, congressionally derived authority" of radio frequency emissions from cell phones and other wireless devices. If not enjoined, the ordinance will "cause irreparable harm to plaintiff, its members, and the public," the lawsuit says. John...

2011-08-02 00:00:04

Azoteq offers capacitive sensors for proximity and touch detection replacing optical proximity sensors Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Azoteq, the world leader in proximity and touch solutions, today announced solutions for cell phone and tablet computer manufactures to meet the FCC SAR regulations. The Azoteq ProxSense® solution enables designers to adjust the RF power when a phone is held close to the head versus operated hands free. In addition, the Azoteq solution can also...

2011-04-07 00:00:26

L. Lloyd Morgan, Senior Research Fellow for EHT, said, "It would appear that the FCC does not want to disclose its possible involvement with the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA). Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) April 06, 2011 Environmental Health Trust (EHT), a nonprofit organization dedicated to identifying and controlling environmental health hazards, has filed an appeal to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding the FCC's refusal to disclose documents...

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