TITLE

Towering Issues: Environment, Safety

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to increase regulation of how wireless communication towers are built and managed in relation to the natural and working environments, as of October 1, 2003. Concerns of the agencies over issues of migratory birds and tower safety; Argument of environmental activists over how towers kill migratory birds; Voluntary standards being created by the tower construction industry.
ACCESSION #
10990036

 

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