Lawsuit filed against Apple, Samsung after Chicago Tribune tests cellphones for radiofrequency radiation

We’re representing a group of smart phone owners who filed a class-action lawsuit against Samsung Electronics and Apple, claiming the manufacturers knowingly subjected smartphone users to RF radiation levels far in excess of mandated limits while misrepresenting the smartphone’s safety.

Lawsuit filed against Apple, Samsung after Chicago Tribune tests cellphones for radiofrequency radiation

By: Joe Mahr, The Chicago Tribune

A group of lawyers has filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Apple and Samsung, citing a Tribune investigation that tested popular cellphones for radiofrequency radiation and found some results over the federal exposure limit.

The lawsuit — filed Friday in California, Illinois and Iowa — alleges that the phone makers “intentionally misrepresented” the safety of their devices, assuring users that the phones had been adequately tested and “were safe to use on and in close proximity to their bodies.”

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