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Organizations: Labour Audience: General Public Formats: PDF Tags: OHS

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October 1, 2019

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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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September 1, 2019

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This annual report provides statistical information of workplace injuries, diseases and fatalities in Alberta for the year in review.


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August 29, 2019

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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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March 13, 2019

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Establishes the Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance Program for the purposes set out in the Act and Regulation.


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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) ...


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March 1, 2019

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The purpose of this initiative is to raise awareness of disease and injury areas, where workers are most effected and/or have the greatest risk, so that Alberta’s OHS system can focus on the ...


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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 ...


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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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This standard contains the minimum course content for approved Health and Safety Committee (HSC) and Health and Safety Representative (HS representative) training courses. It was developed to ...


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December 18, 2018

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This set of infographics presents information on workplace injuries, diseases and fatalities in Alberta by industry sector. Data reflects 2017 statistics as accepted and reported by the Workers’ ...


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November 30, 2018

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These guidelines present minimum recommended operator training requirements for ensuring the safe and efficient operation of overhead cranes. Training materials used by instructors should include ...


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November 30, 2018

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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

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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.


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July 30, 2018

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Employers who have workers at more than one work site have unique considerations when determining the need to establish an HSC or HS representative. This resource will explain when an HSC or an HS ...


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July 30, 2018

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A health and safety representative (HS rep) works with the employer to identify and solve health and safety concerns at the work site. They also promote awareness and interest in health and safety.


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July 1, 2018

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An acceptance provides for an alternative approach offering equal or greater protection to workers than the original OHS requirement in the regulation or code. This fact sheet provides more ...


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June 28, 2018

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This resource provides updated information on the current OHS legislative changes to farm and ranch.


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June 1, 2018

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This resource explains the process and application requirements when person applies for a Director of Inspection review of an order or decision of an OHS officer under section 70(1) of the ...