9 SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRICAL SHOCK, DO NOT
REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED OLYMPUS SERVICE PERSONNEL.
An exclamation mark enclosed in a triangle alerts you to important operating
and maintenance instructions in the documentation provided with the
WARNING If the product is used without observing the information given under this
symbol, serious injury or death may result.
CAUTION If the product is used without observing the information given under this
symbol, injury may result.
NOTICE If the product is used without observing the information given under this
symbol, damage to the equipment may result.
TO AVOID THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRICAL SHOCK, NEVER DISASSEMBLE, EXPOSE
THIS PRODUCT TO WATER OR OPERATE IN A HIGH HUMIDITY ENVIRONMENT.
Re ad All Instructions — Before you use the
product, read all operating instructions. Save all
manuals and documentation for future reference.
Pow er Sourc e — Connect this product only to
the power source described on the product label.
Fore ign Obje ct s — To avoid personal injury,
never insert a metal object into the product.
Cle aning — Always unplug this product from
the wall outlet before cleaning. Use only a damp
cloth for cleaning. Never use any type of liquid or
aerosol cleaner, or any type of organic solvent to
clean this product.
He at — Never use or store this product near
any heat source such as a radiator, heat register,
stove, or any type of equipment or appliance that
generates heat, including stereo ampliﬁ ers.
Attachments — For your safety, and to avoid
damaging the product, use only accessories
recommended by Olympus.
Loc at ion — To avoid damage to the product,
mount the product securely on a stable tripod,
stand, or bracket.
• Do not use the camera near ﬂ ammable or
• Do not use the ﬂ ash and LED (including
AF illuminator) on people (infants, small
children, etc.) at close range.
• You must be at least 1 m (3 ft.) away
from the faces of your subjects. Firing the
ﬂ ash too close to the subject’s eyes could
cause a momentary loss of vision.
• Do not look at the sun or strong lights
with the camera.
• Keep young children, infants away from
• Always use and store the camera out of
the reach of young children and infants to
prevent the following dangerous situations
which could cause serious injury:
• Becoming entangled in the camera
strap, causing strangulation.
• Accidentally swallowing the battery,
cards or other small parts.
• Accidentally ﬁ ring the ﬂ ash into their
own eyes or those of another child.