Saturday, December 16, 2017

Cell Phone and Wireless Technology Safety Tips

These safety tips can be downloaded at

California Department of Public Health

In December, 2017, the California Department of Public Health captured worldwide attention when it published an official cell phone safety document,"How to Reduce Exposure to Radiofrequency Energy from Cell Phones." The document is available at

In March, 2017, before the judge could finalize her ruling in a lawsuit we filed under the Public Records Act, the California Department of Public Health released an unofficial cell phone safety document, "Cellphones and Health," dated April, 2014. The document was originally written in 2009 but never released to the public. More information is available on my web site.

Other Safety Tips

American Academy of Pediatrics. "Cell Phone Radiation & Children’s Health: What Parents Need to Know."

Athens Medical Association. "16 Rules to Reduce Wireless Radiation Exposure."

Baby Safe Project. "What You Need to Know about Wireless Radiation and Your Baby."

Canadians for Safe Technology. "Wireless Safety Tips.

Connecticut Department of Public Health. "Cell Phones: Questions and Answers about Safety."

Consumer Reports. "Cell Phone Radiation Warnings."

Environmental Working Group. "EWG's Guide to Safer Cell Phone Use."

German Federal Office for Radiation Protection. Recommendations from the BfS for making telephone calls on mobile communications.

German Federal Office for Radiation Protection. Smartphones and tablets--tips to reduce radiation exposure.

New Jersey Education Association. "Minimize Health Risks from Electronic Devices." NJEA Review. Sept 2016.

Vienna Medical Association. "Mobile Phone Information."