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Topics: Health and Wellness Organizations: Labour

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November 22, 2018

Description

The purpose of occupational health and safety (OHS) is to protect the health, safety and wellbeing of workers – whether or not they are employees or volunteers.


Views: 319
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September 1, 2018

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A training resource to aid managers and supervisors in the hospitality industry to train workers in emergency response procedures.


Views: 57
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August 1, 2018

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This decision tree will help employers understand and meet the requirements of the mandatory fuel prepay requirement in the Occupational Health and Safety Code. These requirements only apply to gas stations and other retail fuel stations.


Views: 134
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July 30, 2018

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Employers who have workers at more than one work site have unique considerations when determining the need to establish an HSC or HS representative. This resource will explain when an HSC or an HS representative is required.


Views: 227
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July 30, 2018

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A health and safety representative (HS rep) works with the employer to identify and solve health and safety concerns at the work site. They also promote awareness and interest in health and safety.


Views: 95
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July 6, 2018

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An approval allows for a statutory Director to approve a process, equipment, standard, course or training agency, or an alternative to strict compliance with a specific legislated provision. Section 56 of the OHS Act covers approvals.


Views: 60
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June 1, 2018

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This resource explains the process and application requirements when person applies for a Director of Inspection review of an order or decision of an OHS officer under section 70(1) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act.


Views: 375
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June 1, 2018

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As of June 1, 2018, all employers in Alberta will be required to implement a violence prevention plan (VPP). To ensure workers at gas stations and convenience stores are better protected from the violent incidents associated with these work sites, their employers must implement additional VPP...


Views: 115
Last Modified

May 1, 2018

Description

This resource provides an overview of what employers need to put in place when they are required to have a health and safety program.