Cellphone Boom Spurs Antenna-Safety Worries
Just last Thursday Oct 2, the Wall Street Journal published an article on cell towers. While this article was specifically addressing the harmful affects of radiation on the adult workers required to work near or on the towers, it cited that “The FCC says it lacks resources to monitor each antenna….Marvin Wessel , an engineer who has audited more than 3,000 sites [has] found 1 in 10 out of compliance.”
Wellesley Cell Tower Burns:
Did you know that cell towers can catch fire? Check out this Wellesley cell tower burning down.
Additional Cell Tower Fires:
- 4/14/2006 Temple Hills, Prince George County, MD
7/4/2007 Howell, MI
10/2007 Malibu, CA
5/10/2010 Madison, WI
Cell Towers Also Fall:
This tower fell last year in upper New York State.