Cable & Telecom

CWTA takes new Health Canada guidelines on cell phone use in stride

OTTAWA – Health Canada’s suggestion this week that parents should limit their children’s time spent talking on cellphones is just that, a suggestion. And for the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA), that means its business as usual.Noting that Health Canada, in addition to global public safety agencies, maintain that there is no conclusive evidence that using cell phones at the prescribed safety levels has any adverse health effects for adults or children, CWTA spokesperson Marc Choma told that “the role of the industry remains unchanged”.“Any wireless device sold in Canada must comply with all safety standards set forth and...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.