Weed in the Workplace Webinar
Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Registration: To register for the webinar click here
Fee: $59.99 + HST
Complimentary for HRessentials Clients
Complimentary for Rodney Employment Law Clients
Complimentary for DriverCheck Clients
The legalization of recreational cannabis is coming into effect this year – is your organization ready?
Through this webinar, the challenges of cannabis in the workplace and the potential impact it will have on employers and employees will be discussed. Employers will have an opportunity to understand the impairment effects of cannabis (reduced reaction times, irritability, loss of focus, lethargy, poor decision making, etc.) and how these effects can impact your workplace.
Employers will also be educated on the legal do’s and don’ts of cannabis in the workplace, including the types of testing programs; the legal accommodation of medical cannabis in the workplace and best practices for the implementation of workplace drug policies and programs.
What You Will Learn:
- The extent of cannabis impairment
- The impact of cannabis on workplace safety
- Drug testing in the workplace
- Duty to accommodate medical cannabis
- Balancing legalities of workplace safety and Human Rights
- Legal considerations and best practices for alcohol and drug policies/programs
Melissa Snider-Adler, Chief Medical Review Officer at DriverCheck
Miriam Anbar, Employment Lawyer at Rodney Employment Law