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Organizations: Labour Publication Type: Fact Sheet Audience: General Public Employees

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March 13, 2019

Description

As a small business you are required to protect the health and safety of all parties at their work sites. All workers, regardless of number, also have health and safety rights and obligations.


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March 1, 2019

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Under Alberta’s OHS Code 2009, oxygen equipment is a specified requirement of a First Aid room. Work sites requiring a First Aid room are a) medium hazard sites with 200 or more workers, and b) high hazard sites with 100 or more workers. At other work sites, deciding to use and have oxygen...


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February 22, 2019

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The purpose of this publication is to explain the requirements of Part 28 of the OHS Code. If two or more workers of the same employer or different employer are working together, the working alone requirements of the OHS Code do not apply.


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February 22, 2019

Description

The internal responsibility system (IRS) describes that everyone in the workplace is responsible, according to their authority and control, to ensure a healthy and safe workplace.


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February 1, 2019

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Mandatory and standardized training ensures all HSC/HS representatives are provided with the information required to effectively meet all the requirements set out in legislation. What should you know?


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February 1, 2019

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The purpose of this guide is to help you understand the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHS Act) and your role in ensuring health and safety at the work site.


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February 1, 2019

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The safety bulletin provides information to help both employees and employers understand the Occupational Health and Safety Act and their roles in ensuring health and safety at the work site.


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December 1, 2018

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This resource is an explanation on how and when to report a potential serious incident (PSI) to the government.


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November 30, 2018

Description

Recent changes to the OHS Code clarify that employers can not require that workers use footwear that may pose risk to their health and safety.


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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.