Sample of Letter to Utilities or PUC to Request Reasonable Accommodations for person with disability/medical condition[s] related to smart meters and RF radiation exposureThis is only a sample and is not intended to substitute for legal advice.
[DATE][NAME OF PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION][ADDRESS][NAME OF UTILITY][ADDRESS]UTILITY CUSTOMER ACCOUNT #Re: Reasonable Accommodation for my disability / disabilities/ medicalcondition[s]Dear [PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION ADA COORDINATOR] [UTILITYMANAGER]:I am a customer of your utility [NAME OF UTILITY]. I live at [ADDRESS] andhave lived there since [DATE]. I am a qualified individual with a disability /medical condition [disabilities and multiple medical conditions] as defined by theFair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, the Americans with Disabilities Act, andSection 504, Title 10, as well as other related state and federal discrimination laws.My residence received [a gas and] an electric smart meter on or about [DATE].[Both of these] This meter[s] emit[s] RF radiation, which aggravates my existingmedical conditions and disability. Because of my disability [ies], I request thefollowing accommodations: [LIST ACCOMMODATIONS, INCLUDE:REMOVAL OF SMART METER, REPLACEMENT WITH SOLELYELECTROMECHANICAL (ANALOG) METER AT NO CHARGE; REMOVALOF OTHER SMART METERS SURROUNDING RESIDENCE AT ADISTANCE OF ____ FEET, AT NO CHARGE]. A medical provider has prescribed this accommodation for my disability / medical condition. [ATTACHLETTER.]I request these accommodations that will enable me to have an equal opportunity tolive in and enjoy my residence and receive full access to gas and electric serviceswith out RF radiation exposure. I request that the smart meter "opt-out" to analog