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Topics: Employment and Labour Publication Type: Guide Audience: Employees Tags: OHS

Views: 38
Last Modified

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: 104
Last Modified

March 1, 2017

Description

This handbook provides Alberta’s retail workers with basic information that may help them stay healthy and safe while on the job.


Views: 84
Last Modified

March 1, 2017

Description

This guide contains information about occupational health and safety as it relates to Alberta retail workers and your employer. The front end provides a brief overview of what the law requires from each of you, at minimum. Additional legislated requirements are highlighted throughout the...


Views: 6387
Last Modified

March 1, 2015

Description

The hazard assessment and control process provides a consistent approach for employers and workers to identify and control hazards in the workplace. It allows everyone to focus their efforts in the right areas, and to develop worker training, inspections, emergency response plans, etc. specific...


Views: 1001
Last Modified

September 1, 2014

Description

This best practices guideline provides practical guidance to help employers fulfill their obligations to protect the health and safety of workers who operate or work around forklifts.


Views: 93
Last Modified

July 1, 2014

Description

This publication describes the health risks associated with working in extreme heat and cold situations, and suggests reasonable solutions for workplaces. It is intended primarily for people who work outdoors in areas such as road paving, construction, forestry, agriculture, ranching, oil and gas...


Views: 471
Last Modified

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.


Views: 298
Last Modified

February 1, 2013

Description

This handbook for young, inexperienced workers is packed with information about workplace health and safety regulations, rights and responsibilities. Through personal stories, quizzes and checklists, youth gain the information they need to contribute to working in a safe, healthy and fair work...


Views: 314
Last Modified

August 1, 2012

Description

The purpose of this booklet is to alert employers and workers to the dangers involved in working with H2S and to provide guidance for controlling these dangers.