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Barrister Raymond Broomhall is coming to Mullumbimby to discuss the medical implications of EMR, 5G, mobile phones and the NBN towers slated for erection in Main Arm. And he’s not interested in the hype – he says he’s interested in talking about the supported legal evidence that raises health concerns around the use of electromagnetic radiation. He’s interested in the safe alternatives to 5G for fast data transfer that he claims can be rolled out throughout the country.

Childhood leukaemia

According to Broomhall there is medical evidence of cluster cancers around towers, and an increased risk of children developing childhood leukaemia who have an average exposure to magnetic fields above 0.3 to 0.4 uT (microtesla). This is based on a 1996 study by Dr Hocking, published in the Australian Medical Journal, that ‘found a correlation between childhood leukaemia and the radiation from three television broadcast towers in Sydney’.

He says this study’s in line with World Health Organisation (WHO) evidence stating there is a consistent association that, ‘children exposed to long term, man made, magnetic fields over 0.3uT have an increased risk of developing childhood leukaemia’.

Broomhall says the debate is not just about mobile phones or a tower near you. Equally important is the future of technology, how it is being deployed, and its potential impacts; particularly regarding 5G wireless power transfer (WPT).

WPT has the future potential to charge your phone and devices without cords and it is the magnetic frequency and its conversion to radio frequency (RF) that he sees as a medical concern as it is rolled out with towers, drones and satellites.

‘Such irradiation of magnetic fields without strict safety measures would, in a legal sense be extremely reckless,’ said Broomhall.

‘What is of major concern is that 5G has potentially serious and major health and safety implications concerning magnetic field exposures over 0.3 uT.’

Find out more about his legal strategies that are halting the roll-out of unsafe technologies in Australia – and safe alternatives – this Saturday (October 19) at the Civic Hall in Mullumbimby from 2 till 5pm.

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  1. You forgot to mention that this ‘expert’ has an agenda against 5G and so you wont get any rational science here, basically the equivalent of having Meryl Dorey provide an information session on vaccination. Heres a great extract from Broomhalls step by step action plan: “Obtain medical opinions from a qualified medical doctor – if you are fighting as a group not everyone in the group needs a letter, however, the more letters you have the better. This will probably be easiest for those who are already sick (EHS or cancer or anything really)”.

    EHS, cancer or anything really? cutting edge stuff…

  2. There are over 10,000 Studies Peer reviewed science on this saying it is not good. Who is proving the safety of all this while they roll it out.

    • With respect Gwilym, that is a completely made up statistic by the anti 5g folks. There would not be 10 000 peer reviewed papers on ANY subject! Fine to be concerned about it, but presenting factual information to support your cause is always a good start.

      • There could easily be 10,000 peer-reviewed papers on quite a number of subjects Peter G, but possibly not for 5G as it hasn’t been around long enough for that many studies to have been done into it.

  3. I feel that Peter G is suggesting that a ‘debate’ be conducted with respect to those that are for/against 5G towers.
    One sided views never help the puzzling question as how science is viewed and scrutinised, yet a law professional giving advice on this matter is like signing up to a class action suite.
    I try to study the other side of the 5G information by going to: https://www.who.int/peh-emf/publications/facts/fs304/en/ which could be of benefit if you have doubts.

  4. Peter G what if people in Germany in the late 1930s said Jewish people had no right to use whatever means they could, and employ whatever professionals they could, including lawyers, to protect themselves from the prejudice forced upon them, as the government was acting lawfully and scientifically and ‘entirely rationally’
    i’m glad we know to just ignore you from now on, and yes, we know who you are

  5. Rachel, invoking the Holocaust does not win you the argument. All I am saying is that if you are an expert presenting a case make sure that it’s fact and evidence based. That’s how you change minds and influence opinions. I get the feeling that The next step in this process is that you accuse me of either being an industry shill or anti Semitic – to save you the trouble I am neither.

  6. In this EMR debate, we must be talking about alternating fields, like, the AC of magnetism? I don’t hear anyone fearing fixed, permanent magnets… And, how many tesla does the Earth usually provide, and is it varying?

  7. EHS, cancer or anything really – Peter G if you understood the wide range of symptoms that arise from exposure to microwave radiation you would understand this is what he meant and not, as you suggest, make up any symptom and that will do.

    Well over 10,000 studies in fact – here are some but there are more, many more, all independent peer-reviewed studies.

    https://bioinitiative.org/ – 4000 studies
    http://www.justproveit.net/– 1168 studies
    https://www.emf-portal.org/en – 23,840 studies
    https://www.powerwatch.org.uk/ – 1,032 studies

    There has not been a single safety test for 5G or any G for that matter. 4G is 4 billion wavelengths/pulses a second bombarding every cell of your body 24/7. 5G is anywhere up to 95 billion wavelengths/pulses a second. Think that won’t hurt living creatures – really Peter G?

    We know it interferes with navigation of bees and birds who then can’t return to their hive/nest so of course it’s going to affect the ecosystem from the bottom. Watch ‘Resonance; Beings of Frequency. Get educated so you know what you are talking about before spouting off.

    • I’d be very wary of the number of studies you mention. Here’s one of the studies on the list from the emf site:

      Tumour Treating Fields in combination with pemetrexed and cisplatin or carboplatin as first-line treatment for unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma (STELLAR): a multicentre, single-arm phase 2 trial.

      Not relevant. And I suspect there are many many more which have been caught by the search terms but are not relevant. And hey yes I have a PhD so know what I’m talking about here

  8. Dear Peter G

    You ask many people to provide scientific proof that % G is dangerous, however, you doprovide any proof that is not. Where is you proof?



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