|Standard Terms and Conditions
Following are the standard Terms and
Conditions assigned to each Authorization issued by the University of
Maryland Radiation Safety Officer. Failure to comply fully with these
Terms and Conditions may result in the suspension, alteration or revocation
of this Authorization.
The Authorized User named herein agrees to
comply with all recommendations, policies and procedures promulgated and
published by the University's Radiation Safety Officer.
The Authorized User signifies he/she has
read and will abide by the University of Maryland's policies and
procedures governing the use of laser equipment.
The Authorized User shall maintain
inventory records for all laser equipment as may be required by the
University's Radiation Safety Officer.
The Authorized User is responsible for
providing all personnel under his/her supervision, instruction in the
basic standards for laser safety in accordance with laser Safety Program
All Class 3b and 4
lasers in the possession of the Authorized User must be registered with
the Radiation Safety Officer.
Registered laser equipment may only be
present at locations specified and approved in the Authorization.
A copy of the current Authorization, all
related amendments and correspondence and UMB policies shall be kept as
part of the Authorized User's permanent records and shall be available for
examination by any interested person; including employees, students, or
All individuals using lasers under this
authorization must attend laser safety training at their earliest
convenience if they have not already done so.
Additional Terms and Conditions may be
added to this Authorization at any time.
Please complete the Facility
Registration Form for each laser facility. Please identify locations
for the laser, control panel, beam stops, barriers or curtains, interlocks,
etc. Fax the form to the Radiation Safety Officer.
Standard Operating Procedures
Please submit a copy(s) of your
formal written description of the safety and administrative procedures to be
used for each specific laser operation(s).
Statement of Consent
The Applicant and Department Head certify that
to the best of their knowledge the information contained in this application
is complete and correct. The Applicant agrees to abide by the University
of Maryland's regulations governing the use of laser devices. Further,
the Applicant acknowledges that failure to comply fully with said regulations
may result in immediate revocation of authorization.