CO2 lasers are on their own are Class 4 lasers, however when the laser source is built into a enclosure which has all the necessary features to maintain your health and safety, they can be classified as a Class 1 laser product. This means you are safe to operate and use the machine without the need for protective gear or trained personnel.
The Fabkit comes with many features designed to minimise risk. However as it is a DIY Kit it us up to the user to determine and complete their own risk assessment for their intended use.
A few safety features included with the FabKit are: an aluminium enclosure, dual defeat interlocks, an 8mm self extinguishing polycarbonate door as well as an emergency stop and a key switch which enables power to the Laser PSU.
As the FabKit is a DIY product an does not carry any safety guarantees.
The FabKit is to be used at your own risk.