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Canadianunderwriter.ca quotes Norm Keith in an article about workplace safety issues related to the legalization of Cannabis

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“‘Safety sensitive position’ should be defined in federal statute: Employment lawyer” by Canadian Underwriter

Canadianunderwriter.ca quotes Toronto lawyer, Norm Keith, in an article about workplace safety issues related to the legalization of Cannabis.

“The federal and provincial legislatures have failed to pass any legislative framework to enable government regulators and employers to deter, detect, and deal with workers who attend at work under the influence of cannabis or other drugs,” wrote Norm Keith, a senior partner for Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, whose areas of specialty include employment law. “However, employers are prosecuted and severely punished when workers under the influence of cannabis and other drugs cause workplace accidents.”

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