Todd Gallagher | Aetherwind

Important changes in Europe – Wireless compliance is changing

For those of you who have a wireless device in your product and sell in Europe be aware! After June 12, 2017, the RED Directive will apply to all wireless products being placed on the market in Europe. There are a few wireless standards that will not be listed in the Official Journal until after the transition date. The question then becomes; how do you sell a product in Europe if there are no official harmonized standards to test against? Map out your transition plan now and understand what options are available. As the deadline approaches manufacturers will be scrambling to engage with Notified Bodies and booking lab time to update their reports. Keep current with a list of standards being listed in the...

EMF and SAR Details provided by the ITU

Here is a great link for those that have wondered about the health effects of radiated energy from their cellphones or other wireless devices. On December 15, 2014, the ITU (International Telecommunication Union) released a guide on EMF (Electromagnetic fields) and the effects on human health. ITU Secretary-General Hamadoun I. Touré in a message said; “The launch of this new mobile app will be effective in increasing public understanding of EMF, and help address citizens’ concerns.”  ...