Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Solutions: Lasers

Potential Hazard
  • Laser hazards associated with the use of high energy lasers for annealing (ion implantation), marking, or scribing.
Possible Solutions
  • Identify laser hazards.
  • Install and operate equipment according to applicable standards and manufacturer's instructions.
  • Enclose laser operations; provide guarding as necessary.
  • Install interlocks and emergency shut-off systems as applicable.
  • Implement laser safety programs to further identify and control laser hazards.
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