Over the past few years, prescription of medical marijuana (medical cannabis) is on the rise. As a result, more and more employers are encountering employees who have been prescribed marijuana as a form of treatment. Navigating these issues, particularly in safety sensitive workplaces, can be confusing and frustrating. While every case is different, we have created the FAQ below in an attempt to answer some of the common employer questions that we see in our practice.
We have created this FAQ as a companion to our post on Marijuana Legalization and the Workplace which can be found here: FAQ – Marijuana Legalization and Workplace Issues