Safety Information


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KEEP KIDS SAFE

Now that marijuana is legal for adults in Nevada, there is an imperative to protect both young children and teens from the risks.  

Risks include: 

  • Kids potentially accessing marijuana in their own home or the homes of family or friends
  • Kids mistaking marijuana edibles for regular treats
  • Teens developing greater interest in trying marijuana
  • Children suffering abuse or neglect by adults who abuse marijuana  

Everyone has a role to play in keeping kids safe. Explore this section of the site to learn what you can do, what the state is doing, and what penalties are associated with breaking the laws about marijuana and youth.