Laser Safety

Objective of the Laser Safety Program

It is the objective of this laser safety program to effectively control laser hazards in accordance with the University Health and Safety Policy and the general provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Quebec.


This program applies to all Class 3b and Class 4 laser and laser systems in controlled areas (indoors) under the jurisdiction of McGill University and to all those identified as principal investigators, laser supervisors and laser workers.