Fighting Against The Dangers of Cell Phone Towers
T-Mobile is currently in the process of constructing a cell phone tower in Mount Tabor, Oregon. The residents of the area where T-Mobile plans to install the cell phone tower are currently in the process of trying to prevent this construction from occurring. Several of the residents who live in the vicinity of the cell phone tower are cancer survivors who are worried about the potential hazards of radiation caused by the cell phone tower. The tower will also be placed in the vicinity of seventeen children. Children are particularly susceptible to the dangers caused by cell phone towers. There are some important risks presented by cell phone towers that individuals must understand.
Health Risks Presented By Cell Phone Towers
There are a surprising number of health threats presented by cell phone towers.
One of the most substantial threats is cancer. A study performed by German doctors found that individuals living within 400 meters of a cell phone tower had a cancer diagnosis rate that was three times higher than individuals who lived further away from the tower.
A second threat arises from electrosensitivity. After just a short exposure to cell tower radiation, some individuals report headaches, sleep disorders, and restlessness.
Steps To Take To Minimize The Risks Of Cell Tower Exposure
While individuals might not be able to entirely avoid the radiation risks of cell phone towers, there are some steps that can be taken to minimize the dangers presented.
- Individuals should perform an online search to determine what cell phone towers exist in the nearby area to be aware of the potential radiation sources.
- Individuals who live in the proximity of cell towers should take careful note of any health changes in order to make sure to respond with adequate time to these risks.
- If individuals live in proximity of cell towers, it is a good idea to measure the radiation levels in the surrounding environment.
- At night time, individuals should turn off routers and keep cell phones far away to minimize exposure to radiation.
How A Skilled Cell Phone Cancer Lawyer Can Help
If you or a loved one begins to experience health symptoms as the result of a cell phone tower, do not hesitate to retain the services of an experienced cell phone attorney at Frasier, Frasier & Hickman LLP. Our firm has many years of experience representing a variety of personal injury victims. Call us at 918-548-4724 or contact us online to discuss your case today to begin taking action against the significant risks posed by cell phone towers.