Safety & Certificates FAQ

What laser classification does the Leica DISTO™ fall under?

The Leica DISTO™ works with a visible laser of class 2 according to IEC60825-1: 2007. Click the hyperlink to find the safety manual for Class 2 laser products.

Is Leica DISTO™ certified for explosion protected areas?

No. Leica Geosystems does not offer any Leica DISTO™  instruments which are according to the standards for explosion protection. We therefore have to advise that Leica DISTO™ instruments not be used in dangerous environments which require special Ex-proof instruments.