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Topics: Health and Wellness Audience: Employers Employees Publication Type: Guide

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February 1, 2019

Description

This standard outlines the criteria for agencies to be approved to deliver Joint Work Site Health and Safety Committee (HSC)/Health and Safety representative (HS representative) training that meets the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act, Regulation and Code. HSC...


Views: 424
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June 1, 2018

Description

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...


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November 1, 2013

Description

In this bulletin, information is provided on workplaces that may use lead, health effects due to lead exposure, options for the control of exposure as well as the requirements in Alberta’s occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation for lead.


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June 1, 2012

Description

This guide was developed with the unique needs of Alberta’s printing industry in mind. Occupational Health and Safety Practices: A Guide for Printers includes the information most printers need to begin to create a safe and healthy workplace for their staff.


Views: 61
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January 1, 2011

Description

This document focuses on hazards and controls for workers providing client care services in homecare. Much of this information may also be useful for other workers providing client care in homecare or community settings, such as therapists or those providing support services to homecare clients.


Views: 66
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January 1, 2011

Description

This document focuses on hazards and controls for Mental Health workers, both in Mental Health facilities and those who work in community settings.


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January 1, 2011

Description

This document focuses on hazards and controls for workers on Medical and Surgical Units (including Medical Oncology) and Emergency Rooms. Much of this information may also be useful for any workers providing direct patient care including those in long term or continuing care, homecare, outpatient...


Views: 220
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January 1, 2011

Description

As part of the Alberta Healthcare Initiative, a five-volume series of Best Practice documents was produced to better acquaint healthcare workers with workplace hazards and appropriate control measures. A series of short summaries of relevant information have also been produced using excerpts...


Views: 38
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January 1, 2011

Description

This document focuses on hazards and controls for medical emergency response personnel, including paramedics, EMRs and EMTs.