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NIOSH Report: Outdoor Marijuana Farming Hazards and Solutions

NIOSH Report: Outdoor Marijuana Farming Hazards and Solutions

NIOSH Report: Outdoor Marijuana Farming Hazards and Solutions

While there’s nothing quite like enjoying the fruits of a marijuana farmer’s labor, that labor doesn’t come without potential hazards to those who work the land.

Study: 23% of Colorado's Cannabis Workers Lack Health and Safety Training

Study: 23% of Colorado’s Cannabis Workers Lack Health and Safety Training

In mid-February, researchers at Colorado State University and the Center for Health, Work & Environment at the Colorado School of Public Health, published “Work and Well-Being in the Colorado Cannabis Industry.”

Health Department Launches Survey on Coloradans Retail Cannabis Use

Health Department Publishes First “Guide for Worker Safety and Health in Marijuana Industry”

DENVER, Feb. 7, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment recently released a comprehensive guide for worker safety and health in the marijuana industry.

Colorado as Case Study: Fire and Life Safety Issues in Marijuana Industry

Colorado as Case Study: Fire and Life Safety Issues in Marijuana Industry

With medical and recreational marijuana getting ready to appear on the ballot in multiple states, legal marijuana is poised for growth; however, as Colorado has learned, growth can prompt unexpected challenges to public safety.


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