Laser Safety Buyers Guide

  • Maximum Permissible Exposure ("MPE") in Laser Safety

    Feb 22nd 2021

    Maximum Permissible Exposure ("MPE") in Laser Safety

    Maximum Permissible Exposure ("MPE") can be be thought of as your laser safety speed limit.  MPE is the maximum level of laser radiation the human eye or skin can be exposed to without hazar…

    Published by The Laser Safety Experts

  • Direct vs Diffused Viewing of a Laser

    Feb 21st 2021

    Direct vs Diffused Viewing of a Laser

    In Laser Safety, there are several terms thrown around regarding types of viewing.  When reading laser safety classification, understanding proper laser safety, and the role of PPE in laser…

    Published by The Laser Safety Experts

  • Continuous Wave ("CW") Laser vs a Pulsed Laser

    Feb 21st 2021

    Continuous Wave ("CW") Laser vs a Pulsed Laser

    Purchasing laser safety protection is impacted by if the laser is continuous or pulsed.  Below, we illustrate generally how although the average power of a laser may be the same, a pulsed laser h…

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  • How Can I Protect My Eyes (and Skin) From Lasers?

    Feb 4th 2021

    How Can I Protect My Eyes (and Skin) From Lasers?

    Protecting your eyes or skin from lasers is accomplished by three categories of laser safety controls: engineering controls, administrative controls, and personal protective equipment (PPE). Belo…

    Published by The Laser Safety Experts

  • Buyers Guide | Laser Safety Windows

    Jan 15th 2021

    Buyers Guide | Laser Safety Windows

    To determine what laser safety window to buy, the following is needed:1) Wavelength of the laser2) Find out what protection level is needed premised on your laser's output. Do this by looking for t…

    Published by The Laser Safety Experts | Laser Safety Industries