Today echos with gunshots that rang out in Montréal’s École Polytechnique 21 years ago. On that day fourteen women were gunned down for no other reason than that they were women. I still remember hearing the news the first time. Each had their lives stolen from them by a mentally ill man who believed that women were preventing […]
Why You Need to Spend More Cash on Yet Another Document Standards organizations publish documents in a fairly continuous stream, so for those of us tasked with staying current with a large number of standards (say, more than 10), the publication of another new standard or Technical Report isn’t news – it’s business as usual. The question […]
If you are a laser user, or a machine designer who integrates lasers into machinery, you should read this article from Photonics that gives a good overview of global laser safety standards.