Region: South Asia
Sector: Telecom and ICT
With more than 100 complaints filed annually to the NBTC requesting mobile towers be removed in recent years, the government has reason to be concerned.
While in some countries cell phone towers are prohibited from being placed within a certain range of populations to minimise exposure, Thailand’s safety measures only include exposure limits used by the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP).
Updated: August 8, 2023