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Employee Health: New Jersey

Employee Health requirements for other states

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

Author: John Sarno, Employer's Association of New Jersey


  • The New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act prohibits smoking in indoor public places and workplaces. See Smoke-Free Workplace.
  • The Jake Honig Compassionate Use Medical Cannabis Act permits qualified registered users with a qualifying medical condition to use medical cannabis. See Medical Marijuana.
  • The recreational use of marijuana is legal in New Jersey. See Recreational Marijuana.
  • New Jersey's Good Samaritan immunizes employers from liability when they respond to accidents, injuries and other emergencies or when they have defibrillators on site. See New Jersey's Good Samaritan Act.