Getting certified in a down economy

October 2009
Industrial Laser Solutions;Oct2009, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p21
The article reports on the relevance of Board of Laser Safety (BLS) certification of laser safety officers (LSO) approved by the BLS in the U.S. It notes that BLS certification proves that individuals in the laser safety field have agreed to adhere to higher standards of safety and professional practice. According to BLS executive director Barbara Sams, BLS certification demonstrates to the public, colleagues and employers a person's qualifications and proficiency in the field.


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