Laser Safety. Introduction. Lasers are high-energy focused electromagnetic radiation that, if misused or abused, can cause serious injuries or blindness. The materials in this program are designed to provide an overview of Lasers, their potential health effects, and how to protect yourself.
Retina subject to damage from intense visible light and IR-A
Lens subject to damage from UV-A
Cornea subject to damage from UV-B, UV-C, IR-B, and IR-C