Laser Safety

All activities involving lasers and laser systems at Syracuse University must be conducted in compliance with NYS Department of ¬†Labor regulations (12 NYCRR Part 50) and in a manner that protects personnel, students, visitors and property from harmful exposures to laser. ¬† It is the responsibility of the Department andthe laboratory’s Principle Investigator to provide instruction to all individuals who operator their lasers and laser systems. The instruction should¬†encompass the hazards associated with lasers, laser specific operational procedures, procedures to minimize exposure, required personal protective equipment. and applicable rules and regulations.

All Class 3b and 4 laser at Syracuse University should be registered with EHSS.

Laser Registration Form

Laser Safety Program