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Tags: occupational health

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September 2, 2020

Description

Outlines timelines to review various sections of the Occupational Health and Safety Code, to provide stakeholders with an understanding of the work that is being conducted on a year-to-year basis. The plan covers a three-year period and is updated annually.


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September 1, 2019

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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.


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June 1, 2018

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The Occupational Health and Safety Code sets out the minimum technical requirements for health and safety in Alberta’s workplaces.


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February 1, 2017

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This bulletin includes a review of the causes of back injury and four principles to follow when lifting items.


Views: 737
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February 1, 2013

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This Bulletin provides guidance for preparing a code of practice for chemical hazards to meet the requirements of the OHS legislation. It does not provide procedures for specific chemical hazards; however some resources are identified that can assist with this.


Views: 703
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February 1, 2013

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It is quite common for more than one employer to be working at a work site. Each of these employers may be directing the activities of one or more other employers. With so many people at the work site, each responsible for occupational health and safety, it makes sense to have a single party...


Views: 220
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January 1, 2013

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This guide summarizes the requirements for agencies delivering first aid training courses in accordance with Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act, Regulation and Code. It outlines the Quality Management Plan (QMP) requirements that agencies must have in place to assure consistent...


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December 1, 2012

Description

Bill 6, the Protection and Compliance Statutes Amendment Act, received Royal Assent on December 10, 2012. The amendment act changes the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act in six major ways. All changes are effective on that date except changes related to administrative penalties, which come...


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December 1, 2012

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This Safety Bulletin outlines the requirements of specific sections of Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Code 2009 related to Fall Protection Plans, and includes a basic template. Workers working from heights and employers responsible for the worksites need to understand what is...