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DRW supports immediate implementation of FDA ban on Electronic Stimulation Devices

Today, Disability Rights Wisconsin submitted comments to support the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) proposed ban on the use of electrical stimulation devices (ESDs) to treat self-injurious or aggressive behavior. DRW has long opposed the use of aversive conditioning devices utilizing electric shock and we call for an immediate ban of all such devices. Read our full comments in support of the ban here: DRW Comments FDA-2016-N-1111.