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Cannabis Industry Safety & Preventing OSHA Citations

The rapid legalization of cannabis has been encouraging industry growth and has attracted more attention from federal regulatory bodies such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Following a number of incidents and near misses, cannabis facilities have been increasingly frequented by OSHA visits, leading to a spike in citations and fines. A review…

Cannabis Delivery Business Operations

Ready or not, on-demand delivery is quickly becoming the future of cannabis retail. According to New Frontier Data’s report, “2021 U.S. Cannabis Consumer Evolution,” delivery demand has increased by more than 87% since 2018 and grew by 25% in the past year alone. Although certain states have adopted restrictive cannabis delivery laws in the past,…

Safe Cannabis Industry Workplaces (OSHA, etc.)

Building Safe Cannabis Workplaces & Safety Culture Creating a comprehensive safety culture is the number-one way to reduce injuries and illnesses, and their associated costs. But building such a culture is not a “flavor of the month” program or an overnight process (check out our “Cannabis Worker Safety Certification” to establish a safety-first culture). Instead,…

[NEW] U.S. Cannabis Law History “Freshly Released”

Learn Your Historical Cannabis Knowledge The new training is finally here, and the big day has finally come! We just finished releasing our latest and greatest training called the United States Cannabis Laws History (check it out here)… 🥳 This training module will be included in a new certification that we’re working to get accredited in…

Cannabis Industry Fire Safety

Cannabis Growing & Processing Fire Protection The cannabis industry has gone through a rapid expansion and with the expansion comes an increase in cultivation as well as extraction facilities. But, as with any industrial process, production comes with an assortment of hazards. The NFPA Standards Council has approved the development of NFPA 420 (Fire Protection…

[NEW] Fire Safety Training “Freshly Released”

Keep Your Cannabis Skills On The Bleeding-Edge The new training is finally here, and the big day has finally come! We just finished releasing our latest and greatest training called Fire Safety training (check it out here)… 🥳 Our new mastery training will not only share our PROVEN strategies but also give step-by-step details on…

[NEW] Cannabis Business Operations “Freshly Released”

Keep Your Cannabis Skills On The Bleeding-Edge The new training is finally here, and the big day has finally come! We just finished releasing our latest and greatest training called Cannabis Business Operations training (check it out here)…🥳 Our new mastery training will not only share our PROVEN strategies but also give step-by-step details on…

[NEW] HIPAA and Medical Cannabis Patients “Freshly Released”

Keep Your Cannabis Skills On The Bleeding-Edge The new training is finally here, and the big day has finally come! We just finished releasing our latest and greatest training called HIPAA and Medical Cannabis Patients Released training (check it out here)… 🥳 Our new mastery training will not only share our PROVEN strategies but also…

“Safety Sensitive Jobs” Under Cannabis Laws

Cannabis Use & Safety-Sensitive Positions As employers grapple with evolving cannabis laws and their impact on the workplace, they should note that many states that provide employment protections for cannabis users have exceptions for workers in safety-sensitive roles. But what exactly is a safety-sensitive job? Safety-sensitive generally means that a position involves some aspect of…

Re-Thinking Cannabis Track & Trace Models

“Seed-to-Sale” API Integration Capabilities Highly regulated industries typically require key information to be readily available to regulators related to the production, movement, and sale ($$$) of products, which is the case in the cannabis industry (try our free METRC training here). The two main reasons for “Seed-to-Sale” record keeping are (1) to reduce the diversion…