The Dangers of Using Laser Pointers as Toys

Do you know that laser pointers can cause eye damage?

Many children play with laser pointers. Public awareness must be raised about the dangers of using laser pointers as toys. Injuries are too common. They are very powerful and there is the danger that they can even lead to vision loss.⁣

The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has established its own standards for evaluating the safety of laser devices in the United States. They provided basic information on lasers, a guide for manufacturers, and child safety tips. Laser products are safe when used according to the
If you or your child have suffered any eye injuries, be sure to see an eye doctor immediately. Do not delay in seeking medical assistance!