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Analysis: State-Legal Cannabis Not Correlated with Increased Traffic Fatalities

NORML

“There are legitimate concerns around the marijuana legalization debate. However, based on our research and the research of others, the effect that legal marijuana could have on traffic safety should not be one of those concerns.”

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Study: Growing Percentage of Cannabis Consumers Transitioning to the Legal Market

NORML

“These data indicate that the legal, regulated cannabis market is displacing the underground marketplace. Over time, consumers are becoming more comfortable with and more reliant upon licensed retailers – who typically offer greater convenience, product quality, and safety.”

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Does Marijuana Legalization Affect Workplace Safety & Health?

CannaMD

It’s 2023, and nearly half of all Americans now have legal access to medical marijuana. Given that most of those same people hold down a job, this raises a legitimate concern: Will easier access to marijuana impact workplace safety? There have been some dire predictions made as legal marijuana became a thing.

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Analysis: No Change in Problematic Patterns of Cannabis Use Following Adult-Use Legalization

NORML

“Canada's real-world experience with marijuana legalization. affirms that these policies can be implemented in a way that provides regulated access for adults while simultaneously limiting youth access, discouraging misuse, and not compromising public safety."

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Poll: Virginia Voters Support Legalizing Adult-use Cannabis Retail Sales

NORML

If public safety is an actual priority for either chamber, then they will approve legislation to begin sales at licensed dispensaries as soon as possible.”. The post Poll: Virginia Voters Support Legalizing Adult-use Cannabis Retail Sales appeared first on NORML.

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Canadian budtenders are scared for their safety at work

Leafly

Even though weed is legal in Canada, working as a budtender is still risky business. The post Canadian budtenders are scared for their safety at work appeared first on Leafly. Here's why.

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Product Safety Recalls - Vape Cartridges

Americans for Safe Access

The source of the outbreak was linked to the use of Vitamin E acetate and other diluents that are more likely to be found in illicit market vapes than legal market products.

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