Backscatter Scanning: Maybe They Are Safe?

TPM reader TT:

There is NO safe level of ionizing radiation […]

Also, the damage from ionizing radiation is cumulative, so frequent or repeated exposures have much longer lasting effects.

[…] there is no lower threshold dose that does no damage.

This is really all I need to know. I will endure medical x-rays because we’re looking to see if there is anything wrong with me. But to get on a plane? I don’t think so. The TSA as well as the FDA do not always make decisions to maximize our safety it seems. For more information make sure to read the rest.