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Top OSHA Infractions in the Cannabis Industry

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is becoming active here in Denver, Colorado and has plans to inspect even more marijuana businesses. Even though marijuana businesses may not be federally supported, owners still must adhere to and comply with all federal laws and regulations for protecting their employees. Under the OSHA law, employers have…

5 Safety Issues with Cannabis Extraction

Cannabis extraction is a process that comes with warning labels and safety risks. Extraction of cannabis is a simple process, which people have used for centuries. There are many records of people using cannabis tea, hash or tinctures in ancient times. There are two (2) main groups of cannabis extracts: Solvent Extracts: which are produced with…

Cannabis Employers Must Post Injury/Illness Summary

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reminds employers of their obligation to post a copy of OSHA’s Form 300A, which summarizes job-related injuries and illnesses logged during prior year of operations. Each year, between Feb. 1 and April 30, the summary must be displayed in a common area where notices to employees are usually posted….