France authorizes cellphone jammers

France authorizes cellphone jammers

Anyone who lives in France, attends a cultural event and fails to turn off their mobile phone, could experience a surprise in the future. If calls are made during the event, a signal blocker can be put in between to interrupt the conversation any second.

The right to use the jammer was announced last night by French Industry Minister Patrick Devedjian. As a result, theater and cinema organizers now have the ability to technically prevent cellular connections. But not without restrictions.

Portable Mobile Phone Jammer Block GSM 3G 4G GPS WIFI Signal

Two conditions
Two conditions must be met: Outside the event rooms, the jammers must not cause interference in the mobile network and it must be possible to establish a connection to the emergency numbers in any case.

The film industry in particular had campaigned for innovation.