Cell Towers in the News

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.”

http://online.wsj.com/articles/cellphone-boom-spurs-antenna-safety-worries-1412293055

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:

Cell Towers Also Fall:

This tower fell last year in upper New York State.

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