Tony Imm is a nationally recognized laser engineer with a background in medical device manufacturing. His company, Laser Guardian LLC provides a wide range of laser safety and process support. His experience and training has enabled him to become skilled in implementing laser safety programs and performing supporting audits, primarily for the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Tony has a recognized development history in micro processing utilizing diode and Nd:YAG lasers.
Tony is experienced in IEC 60825, FDA 21 CFR Part 820, 21 CFR 1040, MIL SPEC 2000 and ISO 2001 controlled processes, validation and documentation. He is a member of American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers and ANSI Z136.9 Safe Use of Lasers in Manufacturing Environments subcommittees. Tony is a member of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), Technical Advisory Group of the TC 76 committee for laser safety standards. IEC is one of the oldest standards making bodies in existence. He is also a Board of Laser Safety, Certified Laser Safety Officer #L3618 and a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt #456774. Laser Guardian is licensed and insured.