Heart pacemaker manufacturer warns users to keep distance from EV charging stations

Electric vehicles at charging station (image courtesy Pixabay)

Electric vehicles at charging station (image courtesy Pixabay)

(DAILY FETCHED) – As Electric vehicle (EV) mandates are currently being considered in at least 17 states, there is a growing list of issues associated with them, like having a pacemaker fitted. Americans who use a pacemaker are particularly at risk when using charging stations.

The Leading Manufacturer of Heart Pacemakers (Medtronic) has recommended that its users distance themselves at least 12 inches from electric vehicle charging stations, according to The Environmental Health Trust.

Medtronic also warns its users to stay away from electric fences, electric pet containment fences, and transformer boxes.

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