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School District Sued Over Wi-Fi

An Illinois school district has been sued over its plans to deploy a wireless LAN, according to this article in Wi-Fi Networking NewsParents say that the school has not addressed potential health effects on the children.In fact, there are no…

  • October 7, 2003

An Illinois school district has been sued over its plans to deploy a wireless LAN, according to this article in Wi-Fi Networking News

Parents say that the school has not addressed potential health effects on the children.

In fact, there are no scientifically-acknowledged health effects. But I should add, perhaps, that when my wife was pregnant, I decided to turn off the wireless LAN in our house.

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