Laser Pointer Safety
Laser pointers are useful tools for many people. Hey, they're a lot of fun too! With that in mind, we want to share some safety tips when using them. MWE laser modules are certified to meet FDA and IEC regulations.
Caution - use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure
General Laser Safety
- The user of this laser pointer is not to modify the unit or remove the Laser Module Cap during operation
- This laser pointer should never be operated if the Laser Module is defective or if the laser pointer body is damaged
- This laser module is not serviceable and should be returned to MWE for replacement if defective
- The laser module in this laser pointer is a maintenance free device. If cleaning the laser pointer housing, the batteries must be removed beforehand to prevent accidental activation of the laser module.
- The Safety Label must remain axed to the laser pointer
- Do not point the laser or allow laser light to be directed or reflected toward other people
- Operators of this laser pointer should be trained to not target the eyes of people, pets, animals, or to aim laser at reflective objects
- There is a potential hazard of eye or skin exposure to laser radiation if these instructions are not followed
Caution - laser light is bright and blinding - do not shine at aircraft or vehicles at any distance
For more information on lasers, please visit: www.laserpointersafety.com
MWE laser modules are certified to meet FDA and IEC standards.
We offer two laser module classes:
1.Class 2 (1mW max power) – acceptable for sale anywhere laser pointers are permitted
2.Class 3R (5mW max power) – only sold to U.S. and Canada based customers