The World Health Organisation has classed the radiation emitted from mobile phones as “possibly carcinogenic”.
The government of San Francisco passed a law requiring radiation levels to be shown on mobile phones, following a local “right to know” campaign. But when the mobile phone industry threatened legal action the city government decided not to enforce the rules.
Since 1994 there have been more than 150 scientific papers that have shown detrimental health effects from mobile phone radiation.
The Israeli parliament has recommended an education program to reduce pupils’ use of mobiles by teaching them about the potential dangers.
Children in France are advised on health grounds not to get a mobile until they are at least 14