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Communicating Risk of Electromagnetic Fields/Radiofrequency Radiation (EMF/RFR)

  • B. Jon Klauenberg
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 274)

Abstract

In general, the public has become very risk conscious, believing that it is exposed to more risks today than in the past and that it will encounter more in the future.1 Media accounts and inflammatory headlines have angered and frightened the public. Since it is not newsworthy to report that the sky is not falling, viewpoints suggesting that the readership may be in danger are highlighted.

Keywords

Risk Assessment Risk Management Maximally Tolerate Dose Risk Communication Public Perception 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Jon Klauenberg
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  1. 1.Radiofrequency Radiation Division, Occupational and Environmental Health DirectorateU.S. Air Force Armstrong LaboratoryBrooks Air Force BaseUSA

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