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Organizations: Labour Audience: Entrepreneur/Self-employed

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May 1, 2018

Description

An OHS program is a coordinated system of procedures and processes designed to promote continuous improvement in occupational health and safety.


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April 1, 2018

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Employers need to calculate the number of workers on a work site to determine if the joint work site health and safety committee (HSC) or health and safety representative (HS representative) is needed for that work site. This is different than considering the total number of workers employed by a...


Views: 43
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April 1, 2018

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The right to participate ensures workers have an opportunity to participate in decisions that affect their health and safety at work. This resource will explain what the rules around the right to participate are.


Views: 109
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March 1, 2018

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This bulletin will discuss what a joint work site health and safety committee (HSC) is, what a health and safety representative is and does your workplace require a health and safety committee or safety representative?


Views: 406
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December 1, 2017

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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. It provides information about the minimum standards for employment in Alberta, including the rules effective January 1,...


Views: 129
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August 1, 2017

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The Alberta Self-employment Profile provides a snapshot into the demographics surrounding self-employed persons in Alberta, and paints a picture of the regional distribution of self-employed individuals across the province.


Views: 388
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May 1, 2017

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An explanation of what Due Diligence is and what the legal requirements are for the employer. The employers responsibilities for training, education of proper policies and procedures. What must your supervisors know and understand in regards to the legislation and workers? How due diligence...


Views: 39
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February 1, 2017

Description

The causes of back pain can be complex and difficult to diagnose. Surgery to relieve back pain should only be used as the last resort. This fact sheet presents seven common myths about back pain.


Views: 434
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February 1, 2017

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This fact sheet presents a definition of asbestos, it's uses and health effects, how to control asbestos exposure, health assessment of workers exposed to asbestos, and what OHS legislation sets out as employer and worker responsibilities at the work site.


Views: 181
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October 1, 2016

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This forecast highlights 140 occupations and how they are expected to grow over a five-year period. The information is organized by occupation and by year. The table outlines the number of jobs in each occupation, the percentage of the labour market they account for, and the percentage of...