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Information Type: publications Tags: Occupational Health and Safety biological hazards

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September 1, 2019

Description

This resource describes notifiable occupational disease reporting requirements for physicians and other health care professionals. A fillable notification form is included with the resource.


Views: 392
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March 1, 2017

Description

This information is intended to remind physicians of their responsibilities for reporting notifiable diseases under Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act.


Views: 101
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February 1, 2017

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This Safety Bulletin has been developed to assist employers and workers in understanding the risks of exposure to moulds and how to prevent harmful effects. The recommendations described reflect what is currently known about this topic.


Views: 148
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March 1, 2015

Description

This Safety Bulletin is intended to remind physicians of their responsibilities under Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety Act.


Views: 23
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January 1, 2015

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This bulletin has been developed to provide employers and workers with information about Ebola virus disease (EVD). The information reflects what is currently known and as a result is subject to change. The information in this bulletin pertains to employers and workers at risk of exposure to the...


Views: 31
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December 1, 2014

Description

This document provides guidance to Alberta employers and workers to help ensure the protection of workers during remediation activities for safe re-occupancy of former marijuana grow operations (MGO). It is important to distinguish between the hazards associated with an “active” MGO and those...


Views: 80
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April 1, 2014

Description

Workers in a variety of settings may be exposed to biohazardous substances that cause disease. In some instances, immunization may be recommended as one of the control measures used to prevent illness.


Views: 104
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November 1, 2012

Description

This bulletin serves as a guide to assist employers, supervisors, contractors and workers in understanding the risks of exposure to sewage and minimizing exposure to it.


Views: 285
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May 1, 2011

Description

Provides information to assist with identifying, assessing and controlling biological hazards in healthcare workplaces. This is not meant to be a definitive text on the nature of biological hazards. It is a summary of practices that have been shown to be successful in reducing the health and...


Views: 6
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August 1, 2009

Description

This bulletin presents workers the symptoms of West Nile virus, the workers at risk and the control measures for workers.