Tag: recreational marijuana

News

Recreational marijuana in Maine

February 20, 2018 By

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

Webinars

Webinar: Understanding drug testing laws

February 13, 2018 By

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

News

U.S. Attorney General publishes memorandum on marijuana

January 18, 2018 By

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.

By the Numbers

New data shows 1 in 10 Americans use drugs

September 25, 2017 By

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.

Drugs & Alcohol

What was in that brownie?

September 12, 2017 By

Consumption of marijuana edibles is becoming more common in the growing number of states that have legalized the drug's use.

Illicit drugs

America’s favorite illicit drug: marijuana

July 7, 2017 By

As marijuana use increases in our society, drug testing continues to be an important tool for employers to maintain a safe, drug-free workplace.

Webinars

Webinar: Weeding out the facts recap

February 21, 2017 By

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.

Webinars

Webinar: Marijuana & the workplace

January 9, 2017 By

Industry experts help to separate marijuana fact from fiction in the legal and scientific landscapes.

Illicit drugs

Can employers still drug test for marijuana?

January 7, 2016 By

As the legal landscape surrounding marijuana continues to change, it is important for employers to establish a drug-free workplace policy.

Illicit drugs

Comparing policies in states with legalized marijuana

December 23, 2015 By

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