Letters to the Editor

Concern from smart meter is overblown

There seems to be some needless concern about the “smart meters” that some utilities are installing to measure home electrical consumption. There are several research articles that should put you at ease, but it is summed up in an excerpt from the American Cancer Society: “ ... the amount of RF radiation you could be exposed to from a smart meter is much less than what you could be exposed to from a cellphone ...”

Frank Helsell

Cedar Rapids

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