Laser pointers

Environmental Health and Safety issues laser pointer alert

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8:11 a.m., Feb. 4, 2014--The University of Delaware’s Department of Environmental Health and Safety has announced that a recent National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) study found that 90 percent of green laser pointers were mislabeled and exceeded eye safety standards.

Members of the campus community who use laser pointers are advised to switch from green to red (Class 2) pointers.

FYI Stories

Closed today

UD's Newark campus and other UD locations in New Castle County are closed Thursday, March 5. Classes will not meet, and offices are closed.

Film, video workshops

The University of Delaware Library will present a workshop on "Introduction to Film and Video Collection Resources" on March 19 and March 25.

Additional information can be found in the winter edition of the department’s Safety Beacon newsletter.

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