OMA Safety and Workers’ Comp Committee Meets to Discuss Updates on Marijuana, Injury Prevention


This week, the OMA Safety and Workers’ Compensation Committee met in Columbus to discuss updates and changes to Ohio’s recreational marijuana law, as well as the federal push to reclassify the drug. Other highlights included: – Presentation and discussion with Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation Administrator John Logue on new agency initiatives and updates; – Presentation on heat injury and illness prevention; – Information on the minimum wage ballot initiative; and – An update on OSHA’s finalized ‘Walkaround Rule”. 4/26/2024