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Gov’t May Issue New COVID-19 Standards

Employers even in the cannabis industry can expect increased enforcement by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) under the Biden administration and possibly emergency temporary standards to combat COVID-19. The hiring of more OSHA inspectors also is likely. The Biden campaign has stated publicly that the development of an emergency temporary standard is a…

Safety & Health In Cannabis Industry Workplaces

Cannabis Industry Hazards: The Next Chapter

The rate of worker deaths and reported injuries in the United States has decreased by more than 60 percent in the past four (4) decades since the Occupational Safety and Health (or OSH) Act was passed. However, every year, more than 5,000 workers are killed on the job (a rate of 14 per day) and…