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Employee Health: Georgia

Employee Health requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: CR Wright, Fisher Phillips


  • In Georgia, employers can receive a discount on workers' compensations insurance by following certain drug-free workplace criteria. See Drug-Free Workplace.
  • Smoking is banned in most circumstances in places of employment in Georgia. See Smoking in the Workplace.
  • Georgia permits the use of medical marijuana under very limited circumstances. See Medical Marijuana.