In the event of malfunction, damage, or dissatisfaction with some aspect of instrument performance, report the condition immediately to the Facility staff.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SERVICE ANY INSTRUMENT!
Users are not held responsible for routine difficulties with equipment. However, repair or replacement of damaged equipment caused by unauthorized attempted service, negligence, or mishandling may be charged at full cost to the users account, and may be grounds for suspension of privileges. Compensation is not given for scope time used by an operator when an instrument is malfunctioning as it is expected that persons qualified to operate the equipment will be sufficiently knowledgeable and responsible to terminate their use and report the problem to the staff.