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Key Takeways: Guideline for Laser Safety

Publish Date: October 13, 2021


TAKEAWAY: All components of the laser program apply to third-party laser vendors. (NEW)

EXPLANATION:
  • (NEW) The laser safety committee is responsible for overseeing all aspects of third-party laser services and defining the roles of the third-party representative. 20.2.
  • (NEW) The Laser Safety Officer is responsible for:
    • verifying all third-party operators are properly credentialed,
    • verifying all third-party provided equipment is compatible with policies and procedures and governmental regulations,
    • maintaining records on third-party operators’ education, and maintaining service records of third-party owned lasers. 20.3.

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