Legal Marijuana & Workplace Safety - A Cocktail for Disaster
Whether or not your state has legal cannabis, employee marijuana use is likely affecting your workplace productivity, accident & injury rates, worker’s compensation claims and more. Trade industries statistically suffer the most negative outcomes from employee substance use and it comes with a hefty price tag.
National subject matter expert, Jo McGuire, will discuss what legal marijuana means for your safe & drug free workplace, the challenges to overcome and how horizon legislation could directly impact you. Solutions for maintaining a safe & healthy workforce will also be presented. It’s time to think outside the box!
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DATE: February 26, 2019
TIME 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT
Jo McGuire, President of Five Minutes of Courage, Chairman of National Drug & Alcohol Screening Association
Jo McGuire is a recognized leader in the drug and alcohol testing industry who has kept the impact of legal marijuana to workplace safety at the forefront of national and international conversations for nearly a decade. Jo was appointed to serve on the Colorado Governor’s task force to implement regulations for recreational marijuana as a voice for employer’s rights to a safe and drug-free workplace. She also represented her industry at the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug agreements as well as the first Latin American Safe Workplace Congress. Jo regularly assists industry professionals on effective workplace drug policies and advocates for sensible legislation that keeps safety first. She is a published writer, professional speaker and serves as both the Chairman of the National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association and the Senior Project Manager for TSS, Inc. a workplace safety Third Party Administrator in the drug and alcohol testing industry.
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Date: Feb 26, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM ET
Duration: 1 Hour