TITLE

FCC, FDA To Unveil Health Information Web Site

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/1/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 13, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are gearing up to unveil a joint Web site that will provide consumers with information on wireless phone safety. Impetus for the site; Features of the site; Wireless phone health concern registry launched by George Carlo.
ACCESSION #
6461935

 

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