Tag Archives: Safety Concerns

Smart Meter Fires Spread to Nevada: “Be Very Aware, Very Vigilant” Says Fire Chief

After recently reporting on smart meter-related fires in Australia, Canada, Pennsylvania, Oregon, and Florida, the latest reports are coming out of Nevada.  This appears to be a continuation of the “Domino Effect” described at this website in late August. As … Continue reading

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Domino Effect: More Smart Meters Being Replaced Due to Fires

“A Major Consumer Alert” It is almost impossible to keep track of all of the smart meter fires and related safety issues.  We jump from country to country and from state to state.  The latest issue is in Florida where Lakeland … Continue reading

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Smart Meters Increase the Risk of Fires!

Smart Meter Fires: …  How much risk is finally too much when the results of  failure can be catastrophic? The Saskatchewan Smart Meter Fiasco The recent events in Saskatchewan, Canada have refocused attention on one of the many risks associated with … Continue reading

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Urgent Need for Smart Meter Health and Safety Legislation

[Editor Note:  This blog article consists of a document authored by Richard H. Conrad, Ph.D., posted with permission for this website, intended as a possible letter addressed to state legislators regarding the urgent need for wireless smart meter health and safety legislation.  Dr. Conrad … Continue reading

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Smart Meter “Malfunction” Causes Pennsylvania Apartment Building Fire

Original Story: A fast-moving apartment building fire occurred on Thursday, February 6, 2014, in Bensalem, Pennsylvania when at least one smart meter exploded and caught fire.  Thirty (30) residents were displaced by the ensuing blaze at Bensalem’s Thunder Hollow apartments.  Sixteen (16) apartments were … Continue reading

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Smart Meter Safety Concerns — Risk of Fire!

In the area of privacy, data security, and health concerns, there is considerable scientific literature, government documents, expert testimony, etc., to substantiate that there are increased risks associated with smart meters as compared with analog electrical usage meters. For the … Continue reading

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