Tag: recreational marijuana

Under the influence: Marijuana
Marijuana is said to be safe, to be harmless, and even contain health benefits to those who consume it. We offer some facts surrounding the drug and what users may expect when consuming the illicit substance as we continue our series "Under the Influence" Continue reading

By   /  June 28, 2018

Recreational marijuana in Maine
On February 1, 2018, specific protections for employees or applicants, who use marijuana went into effect. These protections may affect how you administer your drug testing program for employees in Maine. Continue reading

By   /  February 20, 2018

Webinar: Understanding drug testing laws
Employers turn to drug-free workplace programs to help keep employees safe and productive; however they still have questions about running an effective, compliant program. Register now. Continue reading

By   /  February 13, 2018

U.S. Attorney General publishes memorandum on marijuana
On January 4, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a new memorandum for all U.S. Attorneys summarizing the immediate direction on federal marijuana enforcement policy. Continue reading

By   /  January 18, 2018

New data shows 1 in 10 Americans use drugs
New data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health reported that approximately 28 million Americans have used an illicit drug in the past month. Continue reading

By   /  September 25, 2017

What was in that brownie?
Consumption of marijuana edibles is becoming more common in the growing number of states that have legalized the drug's use. Continue reading

By   /  September 12, 2017

Risk Management: New trends in workforce drug use
Risk Management reported that the overall positivity for all drugs has increased annually for the past 5 years to its highest level since 2004. Continue reading

By   /  August 2, 2017

America’s favorite illicit drug: marijuana
As marijuana use increases in our society, drug testing continues to be an important tool for employers to maintain a safe, drug-free workplace. Continue reading

By   /  July 7, 2017

Webinar: Weeding out the facts recap
Laws do not require employers to accommodate on-duty drug use or prohibit taking action if an employee is working under the influence of marijuana. Continue reading

By   /  February 21, 2017

Webinar: Marijuana & the workplace
Industry experts help to separate marijuana fact from fiction in the legal and scientific landscapes. Continue reading

By   /  January 9, 2017