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Cannabis Industry Safety & Health (Marijuana)

Photo courtesy of Thinkstock #461290355. Several small marijuana plants growing in black containers

Growers and processors need to identify hazards such as pesticide and chemical exposure and ensure workers are protected.

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All employers, including those who grow/produce, process, and sell marijuana products, must provide a safe workplace for their employees.

A safe workplace begins with the employer developing and implementing an occupational safety and health program that includes the following:

Preventive efforts make good business sense when you begin to consider the possible costs associated with a tragic incident.




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