The LG 150, which was primarily distributed by MTS in Manitoba is getting a recall.

MTS sold approximately 13,000 of these phones. LG was notified by one of the independent bodies responsible for the certification of mobile phones that the LG 150 mobile phone is no longer certified as meeting the Radio Standards Specifications 102 (RSS 102), Radio Frequency Exposure Compliance of Radiocommunication Apparatus.

Health Canada ensures the public that the past and current use of the LG 150 should not pose immediate or long-term health concerns.

MTS will be exchanging handsets free of charge at all of its authorized wireless dealer locations until March 31, 2009.

For more information read MTS’s Press Release.