The industry has gotten permission to put toxic 4G/5G small cell antennas on private homes and your neighbors could unwittingly put one up that will radiate you and your family with no notice, and no permitting process with your town. Please share these videos: Community Conversation: 5G Small Cell Hazards & Better Tech Solutions
‘Historic Win’: CHD Wins Case Against FCC on Safety Guidelines for 5G and Wireless
8/13/21 - The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit court ruled the Federal Communications Commission failed to provide a reasoned explanation for its determination that its current guidelines adequately protect against harmful effects of exposure to radiofrequency radiation. READ MORE
CHD Brief in OTARD Case Filed – Webinar and Q&A Session
6/27/21 - On Wednesday, June 23, Children’s Health Defense (CHD) filed its main brief in its case against the FCC’s “Over-the-Air Reception Devices” (OTARD) Rule Amendment. The case itself was filed on February 2, 2021, in the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit.
On Wednesday, June 30, at 11:30 a.m. PT/2:30 p.m. ET, CHD held an informational Question and Answer session to discuss the brief’s submission. READ MORE
Family Injured By Cell Tower Radiation in Pittsfield, MA
4/13/21 - A Neighborhood Sick After the Cell Tower Was Installed - Listen to a mother and her daughter share how they became sick after the cell tower near their home was fired up. Two sisters have headaches, rashes and vomiting spells since the cell tower was turned on. Several other neighbors are also reporting symptoms. watch the video below where Theodora Scarato Exceutive Director of EHT interviwed the family. Mother Courtney Gilardi has been tirelessly working to advocate for a safe environment. The cell tower and sick families has been featured in several news reports. Most recently the Council unanimously asked the Health Department to investigate the illness reported by people living near the cell tower. Howeve the Department responded that they did not have the expertise. Courtney Gilardi continues to advocate and you can follow her efforts at stoptower.com and facebook.com/pittsfieldcell READ MORE
CHD v. FCC – Stopping OTARD
2/26/21 - On 2/26/2021, the Children’s Health Defense (CHD) filed a new case (called a Petition for Review) against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) challenging the amendment to the “Over-the-Air Reception Devices” rule (OTARD). The amended rule was adopted by the FCC on 1/7/2021 and will go into effect on 3/29/2021. CHD’s Petition was joined by four individual petitioners, including a physician and the parents of five children who have been injured by wireless radiation. The case was filed in the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit. READ MORE
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Massachusetts for Safe Technology
Massachusetts for Safe Technology is a public interest group working to promote the use of biologically safe and fiscally responsible technology in our homes, schools, communities and workplaces. They educates citizens, public servants, lawmakers and health care professionals on the risks of wireless radiation exposures to children, adults, and our environment. In addition they build coalitions of citizens who act as advocates on a town by town basis to educate their neighbors and work proactively with local governments, legislators and state agencies for safe, sustainable technology.
S.A.F.E. is a non-profit organization founded in 1995. Their focus is educating the public on health issues that may or may not be public knowledge, and providing information that allows individuals to make educated decisions for a course of action. Current projects (among others) include:
No Mass Smart Meters - Part of The Scientific Alliance for Education, a non-profit organization, endeavors to educate the citizens of Massachusetts regarding the installation of Smart Meters by utility companies and issues concerning, fire, safety, security, and health concerning those high radio frequency devices.