UTStarcom UM100C User Manual

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* In the United States and Canada, the SAR limit for mobile phones

used by the public is 1.6 watts/kg (W/kg) averaged over one gram of

tissue. The standard incorporates a substantial margin of safety to give

additional protection for the public and to account for any variations in


6.6 Safety Information for FCC RF Exposure

In August 1996 the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of the United

States with its action in Report and Order FCC 96-326 adopted an updated safety

standard for human exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic energy emitted

by FCC regulated transmitters. Those guidelines are consistent with the safety

standard previously set by both U.S. and international standards bodies.

The design of this device complies with the FCC guidelines and these international

This device was tested for typical body-worn operations with the back of the device

kept 2.0 cm from the body with a beltclip that contains metallic components.

The use of accessories that do not satisfy these requirements may not comply

with FCC RF exposure requirements, and should be avoided.For more information

about RF exposure, please visit the FCC website at www.fcc.gov.

6.7 General Safety

Your modem is a high quality piece of equipment. Before operating, read all

instructions and cautionary markings on the product and adapter.Failure to follow

the directions below could result in serious bodily injury and/or property damage.

DO NOT use or store this equipment in a place where it will be exposed to high

temperatures, such as near an open flame or heat-emitting equipment.

DO NOT drop your device or subject it to severe shock. When not using, lay

down the unit to avoid possible damage due to instability.

DO NOT expose this equipment to rain or spilled beverages.

DO NOT use unauthorized accessories.

DO NOT disassemble the device or its accessories. If service or repair is

required, return unit to an authorized UTStarcom cellular service center. If unit is

disassembled, the risk of electric shock or fire may result.