On October 1st, 2009, President Obama signed an Executive Order directing federal agencies to lead the way in reducing driving distractions from text messaging. The Executive Order prohibits text messaging while driving government vehicles, driving personal vehicles on government business, and driving off-duty while texting on government devices. DoD policy already prohibited government personnel from using hand-held cell phones or other electronic devices while on duty, or for anyone on a military base.
Reissues reference and establishes policies on Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) to sustain and improve the DoD mission
Guidance on the DoD Exemption from the FDA Performance Standard for Laser Products; Guidance for Industry and FDA
Letter to all laser product manufacturers and potential manufacturers of laser products
Letter to all manufacturers and potential manufacturers of laser products