Laser Safety Notes Archive

Available Laser Training and Self-Study Resources

Posted: March 12, 2021

Check out available resources pertaining to safe laser usage here.

FDA Points Out – Even Laser Pointers Present Dangers!

posted: November 19, 2019

The FDA has recently issued a consumer alert concerning the danger of laser pointers and outlines the recommended safety protocols to use them.

Small Laser Controlled Area Improves Lab Utility and Reduces Costs.

Posted: november 06, 2019

See how the establishment of a very small Laser Controlled Area improved experimental results, saved money, and increased safety.

Warning: Laser eye protection for ultrafast lasers may not be protective

posted: April 20, 2018

Learn how to select proper laser protective eyewear that can withstand fast laser pulses.

Is your “laser pointer” safe?

posted: December 03, 2015

Learn what lasers to use in classroom settings and how to avoid unsafe lasers with this JHU Safety Note.

OSHA laser safety information

posted: April 27, 2015

Learn about laser safety with this list of laser resources from OSHA.

Laser Institute of America

posted: April 27, 2015

Learn more about laser usage on campus from the Laser Institute of America.