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Employers prepare for cannabis legalization in Canada (Webinar)

Jun 12, 2018

With cannabis legalization in the fall of 2018, employers must get ready for the impacts on the workplace. Businesses’ preparation includes understanding the drug and its implications for the workplace, learning the signs of substance use within the workplace, the science of impairment testing, and updating policies and procedures to deal with the new reality.

This webinar helps employers prepare, with topics that include the following:

  • The medical effects of cannabis, how to identify signs of intoxication within the workplace, and how the effects of cannabis compare to alcohol-based impairment

  • Setting the standard of permissibility within the workplace by establishing a distinction between medical and recreational cannabis, and enforcing effective workplace policies

  • Workplace testing

  • The scope of medical cannabis benefits plan coverage