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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_climber

A tower climber is a technician who performs maintenance and repair on radio masts and ... Jump up ^ http://www.rcrnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?

www.rfsafetysolutions.com/Workplace%20Safety%20Pages/Tower_Climbing.html

Tower climbing procedures for RF safety, RF personal monitors, RF ... The risks for exposure to significant levels of RF radiation are higher for tower climbers than ... While it easy to understand why the worker would want to remove the hood ...

www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-2308-5-terrifying-realities-my-job-as-cell-tower-climber.html

Jul 31, 2016 ... If a cell tower ever stops functioning, some poor bastard has to scale the thing and fix it. ... Cell radiation, like all things, can cause cancer in rats, so some insist the only safe way to use a phone ... "Shit, did I leave my tool box down there?" .... He had no idea what it was, or how much it would hurt on impact.

wade4wireless.com/2014/02/01/rf-exposure-to-humans-and-much-more

Feb 1, 2014 ... ... a blog on the effects of RF on the human body, specifically the tower climber. ... Remember that I don't have any type of medical degree and if I did someone ..... OSHA: https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/radiofrequencyradiation/.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/article/ask-a-former-cell-tower-worker

May 23, 2012 ... What are your questions for former cell tower worker Wally Reardon? Ask him on ... “People don't understand what the danger is to tower climbing,” former climber Robert Hale says in the film. ... So why do they do it? What's ...

www.tessco.com/knowledge-center/2014/articles/six-biggest-tower-climbing-mistakes

The Six Biggest Tower Climbing Mistakes... and How to Avoid Them! ... communications towers is the risk of exposure to unseen radio frequency (RF) radiation.

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/archive/index.php/t-289149.html

(It might be interesting to focus on tower-climbers versus airline pilots, to correct for the effects of cosmic rays.) ... The damage would start with your eyes and your balls (if you come equipped with those). So if you're planning ... Radio waves are non-ionizing radiation, the same as infra-red and visible light.

www.americantower.com/Assets/uploads/files/PDFs/RF%20Safety%20of%20Cellular%20Towers.pdf

steeples comes up, it often raises strong feelings. You just ... companies require that workers who climb towers complete RF safety ... continuous exposure to low levels of ionizing radiation can eventually lead to serious health problems. ... But exposure to very tiny amounts of RF energy has much less impact on you than if.

sutrotower.com/frequently-asked-questions

Q. Why is Sutro Tower Necessary? ... In the recently completed Environmental Impact Report, other locations were studied and found to be ... The radiation from Sutro Tower is 8.4% of the FCC limit at the point of maximum exposure under normal conditions. ... A two-person cage elevator takes workers up the Tower. 7.

www.rcrwireless.com/20140610/opinion/reality-check-invisible-risks-radio-frequency-radiation-best-strategies-protection

Jun 10, 2014 ... While most of the show seems to be focused on climbing safety, it will also ... When it comes to the danger of RF, it's not just tower construction employees ... While it's hard to determine RF radiation's impact in a specific fall ...