Open Government Program

All Resources

Search a listing of Government of Alberta open datasets and publications. Can’t find what you are looking for? Suggest a resource.

237 results

Publication Type: Fact Sheet Audience: Employees Formats: PDF

Views: 3834
Updated

October 16, 2019

Description

Prime contractors play an important role in coordinating health and safety of workers and persons on the work site. The role of the prime contractor is to coordinate, organize, and oversee the health and safety activities of multiple employers. This fact sheet explains when a prime contractor is...


Views: 9
Updated

October 1, 2019

Description

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide employers and workers with health and safety information about working in winter.


Views: 22
Updated

September 1, 2019

Description

Musculoskeletal injuries, or MSIs, are referred to by a variety of different names. They include repetitive strain injuries (RSIs), repetitive motion injuries, cumulative trauma disorders (CTDs), work-related upper limb disorders (WRULDs), and others.


Views: 24
Updated

September 1, 2019

Description

Musculoskeletal injuries, or MSIs, are referred to by a variety of different names. They include repetitive strain injuries (RSIs), repetitive motion injuries, cumulative trauma disorders (CTDs), work-related upper limb disorders (WRULDs), and others.


Views: 19
Updated

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: 37
Updated

September 1, 2019

Description

Deals with the lifting and handling of loads. The purpose of performing a workplace hazard assessment is to identify specific workplace hazards related to materials handling injuries and to then reduce worker exposure to those hazards.


Views: 409
Updated

September 1, 2019

Description

The purpose of this safety bulletin is to describe the basics of a first aid plan, which is one component of an overall emergency response program. The bulletin describes the factors to consider when developing and implementing a first aid plan, and includes explanations of what should be...


Views: 52
Updated

September 1, 2019

Description

This Safety Bulletin outlines the requirements of specific sections of Alberta’s legislation that are relevant to work site first aiders. Anyone responsible for providing first aid services at the workplace needs to understand what is required by law. In the provision of first aid, the casualty’s...


Views: 102
Updated

August 29, 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.


Views: 62
Updated

August 22, 2019

Description

This resource defines oil and gas work sites for the purposes of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, section 10(1).