Laser safety induction

Laser safety induction

Before beginning work with lasers in the Faculty new staff and students should:

In addition people who are planning to work with Class 3B or Class 4 lasers should:

The eye examination MUST be taken BEFORE accessing any laser laboratories.

Even if working with low power lasers, please inform the Laser Safety Officer so that the issue of keys can be approved.

Hosts of visiting scholars and students should ensure that the visitor's home institution has an adequate laser safety induction. An eye test is not needed before the visitor starts work, but a hazard assessment should be performed to ensure the visitor is aware of local safety features and procedures. Regular visitors do not need to redo the hazard assessment.

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