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Laser pointer safety technical information


This section contains the following pages:



  • Laser hazard distances chart — How far away a beam can be an eye injury hazard, or a visual interference hazard, or a skin burn hazard, or a materials burn hazard — for selected consumer lasers.



Info and studies on laser safety …




Also, see our pages on laser/aviation hazard studies, which include research papers done by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and other experts