Could wireless technologies be harming children in schools?: balancing innovation with health concerns
With scientists, teaching unions and public bodies concerned over the safety of wireless products, there is uncertainty over the health effects.
WiredChild is a charity encouraging a proper examination of the potential health effects.
Symptoms reported include headaches, nausea, rashes and concentration problems as well as longer-term problems.
This discussion will help educators ensure that concerns about health effects are properly reflected in decision-making.
The session will be a presentation and discussion covering the scientific background and practical solutions.
• What weight should be given to concerns about the health effects of wireless technologies?