Alaska Supreme Court Upholds Award for RF Radiation Injury Below Thermal Exposure Level
Published on Tuesday, 06 December 2011 10:49
The Alaska Supreme Court (Court) upheld the decision of the Alaska Workers' Compensation Board (Board) awarding an AT&T equipment installer 100% disability as a result of his workplace electromagnetic field exposure to radiofrequency (RF) radiation at levels slightly above the FCC RF safety limit. The award was based on the psychological and cognitive effects of RF radiation over-exposure. This decision is significant because the FCC RF limit is designed to keep people from being heated and ignores evidence of other adverse biological effects at much lower levels. Read the full article here..