That Statistics Canada consider including questions related to electromagnetic hypersensitivity in the Canadian Community Health Survey.
That the Government of Canada, through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, consider funding research into electromagnetic hypersensitivity testing, diagnosis and treatment, and its possible impacts on health in the workplace.
That the Canadian Medical Association, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the World Health Organization consider updating their guidelines and continuing education materials regarding the diagnosis and treatment of electromagnetic hypersensitivity to ensure they are based on the latest scientific evidence and reflect the symptoms of affected Canadians.
That the Government of Canada continue to provide reasonable accommodations for environmental sensitivities, including electromagnetic hypersensitivity, as required under the Canadian Human Rights Act.
We are asking you, our elected official to ensure that the government’s response;
- Reflects the current evidence-based science
- Aligns Canada’s guidelines with other world-leading countries
- Protects vulnerable individuals including children, the elderly and those with electrosensitivities
- Demonstrates acceptance that Safety Code 6 needs major improvements
- Is based on international best practices regarding the evaluation of scientific evidence