Why Are Cell Sites Sometimes Needed In
Cell sites need to be located where people use their
cell phones and people use their cell phone increasingly at home and throughout their
neighborhoods. Wireless carriers must add new sites to their networks in these areas to handle the
increasing call and data volume.
What About The Safety Of Living Or
Working Near A Wireless Facility?
Scientists all over the world continually study the
potential health effect of RF energy. These studies conclude that there is no evidence that RF from
wireless facilities pose a public health threat. The RF emission from a typical cell site is a
minuscule percentage (.0001%) of what the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) allows. It would
take several thousand cell sites at a location to even come close to reaching the limits allowed by the
Are There Regulations About RF That
Protect Public Health?
The wireless industry is tightly regulated by the FCC
which sets and enforces very conservative, science-based RF emission guidelines to protect public
heath. The tenants that locate on Site Concept towers operates well below the FCC
Will Having A Cell Site Installed In My
Neighorhood Affect My Property Value?
Real estate appraisals show that property values
aren't impacted because a cell site is nearby. Quality of wireless service is known to be a factor
with buyers considering a home purchase. Real estate agents tell us their clients often check
signal strength when looking at a prospective new home, saying they want a home with a strong wireless