Each Principal Investigator who is conducting research involving lasers is responsible for ensuring they will follow all regulatory requirements corresponding to their work. These guidelines are as follows:
American National Standard for Safe Use of Lasers
ANSI Z136.1-2000 (or most recent version).
Available for purchase from the Laser Institute of America. Updated version in January, 2007.
British Columbia Worksafe Regulation sections 7.19 to 7.23