Laser Safety Program

January 2011

Scope

In accordance with your Environmental Health & Safety Policy, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other local, state and federal requirements, including American National Standards Institute, ANSI Z-136.1-2000 Amherst College has designed the following Laser Safety Standard Operating Guidelines for the health and safety of the faculty, staff, students, contractors, and visitors.