Cordless Phone Manufacturers to Make All Handsets TIA-1083 Compliant

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Cordless Phone Manufacturers to Make All Handsets TIA-1083 Compliant

Jan 7 2008

Arlington, Va. – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) and the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) announced today that Panasonic, Uniden, Thomson, and V-Tech will have 100% of their new cordless telephones comply with the TIA-1083 interference standard.  This standard will curtail the interference experienced by cordless phone users with hearing aids and cochlear implants.  These manufacturers have indicated phased-in commitments to 100% compliance, with most achieving it for new designs in 2008 and all expecting to comply by the beginning of 2010. 

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