Colorado issues safety guidelines for marijuana businesses

Cannabis businesses in Colorado now have guidance on how to create and maintain a safe workplace. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has issued an 80-page report intended to help marijuana businesses identify health and safety hazards that could exist in their workplaces and “provide a starting point for the assessment and evaluation of occupational health hazards.” Assembled by the Colorado Marijuana Occupational Health and Safety Work Group, the guide focuses on the safety of jobs ranging from extraction personnel to budtenders. It spotlights three areas of hazards – biological, chemical and physical. It also recommends measures and ... Colorado issues safety guidelines for marijuana businesses is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs