Tag: recreational marijuana

Recreational marijuana in Maine
On February 1, 2018, specific protections for employees or applicants, who use marijuana went into effect in Maine. Continue reading

By   /  February 20, 2018

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

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

Can employers still screen for marijuana?
As the legal landscape surrounding marijuana continues to change, it is important for employers to establish a drug-free workplace policy. Continue reading

By   /  January 7, 2016

Comparing policies in states with legalized marijuana
A new, first-of-its kind survey from SHRM compares substance abuse policies in states where medical and recreational marijuana is legal. Continue reading

By   /  December 23, 2015