Cannabis Occupational Health and Safety Services

Marijuana cultivators, harvesters, extractors, laboratories, dispensaries, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers are required to adhere to all regulations established by their state legislation. This includes OSHA regulation and safety and health best practices.

Occupational Hazards

There are various types of occupational hazards encountered in this industry. These hazards can be broken down into three categories.

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Biological Hazards

  • Mold Sensitizers
  • Allergens

Chemical Hazards

  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Pesticides
  • Disinfectants/Cleaning Chemicals
  • Nutrients and Corrosive Chemicals

Physical Hazards

  • Ergonomics
  • Electrical
  • Noise
  • Powered Industrial Trucks (forklifts)
  • Machines and hand tools
  • Confined Spaces (tanks)

Occupational Health and Safety Benefit

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Recognize occupational health hazards in your facility

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Provide recommendations for engineering and personal protective equipment  (PPE) controls that can help eliminate or reduce hazards

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Develop written workplace safety and health programs

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Provide worker safety training programs

Services | Training Programs

  • Compressed Gas and Breathing Air Testing
  • Environmental Health and Safety Training
  • Ergonomics Awareness and Assessments
  • Health and Safety Plans and Written Safety Programs
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Mold Inspections
  • Noise Exposure Evaluation, Surveys and Controls
  • Respirator Fit Testing and Respirator Medical Clearance
  • Safety and Health Audit
  • Small Business Consulting
  • Ventilation System and Measurement and Certification