Towering Issues: Environment, Safety

Rockwell, Mark
October 2003
Wireless Week;10/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p15
Trade Publication
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.


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