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Organizations: Labour

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September 1, 2016

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A person must be a licensed land agent to negotiate with a landowner for certain surface or right of way agreements in Alberta. Typically these agreements are for drilling and mining operations, laying of pipelines, construction of power lines and the construction of roads.


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September 1, 2016

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The federal Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) legislation was amended February 11, 2015, to align with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for classifying and labelling chemicals. Alberta will amend the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Code, Part 29 to be consistent...


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September 1, 2016

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This tool kit was developed by the Government of Alberta to help business owners and their employees understand and comply with the Employment Standards Code and Regulation.


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August 10, 2016

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Presents the findings of an investigation into a workplace fatality in the agriculture and forestry sector that occurred in December, 2014. A worker was struck by a log when debris fell away from a grappling device. See the usage considerations section of this record for more information about...


Views: 93
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June 28, 2016

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This Alberta Official Statistic describes the monthly number of Albertans receiving Employment Insurance (EI) regular benefits. The number of beneficiaries represents a count of persons who qualified for employment insurance benefits during the Labour Force Survey reference week, usually...


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June 1, 2016

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Presents the current hourly minimum wage rates and ranking in Alberta and other Canadian provinces and territories.


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June 1, 2016

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This bulletin summarizes information about wildfire recovery for employers.


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June 1, 2016

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This bulletin key points are: Before any workers enter these structures, employers must ensure structural integrity has been evaluated; If the structure was constructed prior to 2000, it is presumed that asbestos may be present; An employer must apply for an acceptance from section 34 of the OHS...


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June 1, 2016

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This bulletin key points are: Employers are required to take all necessary steps to protect health and safety of their workers, Ash and burned debris from fires may contain hazardous substances; Employers should select respirators appropriate for your site’s specific hazards; Employers must...


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Last Modified

June 1, 2016

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This bulletin key points are: If the structure is gone, and clean-up involves removing debris, this is not considered a demolition; An acceptance from the OHS Code Section 34 is not needed if work is for debris removal when the structure is gone; Safe work procedures, personal protective...