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Topics: Health and Wellness Tags: best practices OHS bulletins OHS

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February 1, 2020

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This resource addresses the process for workers, employers and prime contractors to follow when reporting and investigating an occupational health and safety incident at a mine or mine site.


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December 20, 2018

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This fact sheet provides information on the conditions under which the Occupational Health and Safety Act applies to volunteers and students


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May 1, 2018

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Synthetic opioids (SO) such as fentanyl and its analogue carfentanil are rapid-acting drugs that depress central nervous system and respiratory function. Discusses the proper PPE that should be considered.


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February 1, 2017

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The Alberta Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Code requires that a Code of Practice (COP) describing the selection, maintenance and use of respiratory protective equipment (RPE) be developed whenever respirators are used at the work site.


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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...


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June 1, 2012

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In 2010, the Workers’ Compensation Board reported that 2.5 per cent (601 in total) of all lost-time claims and 2.3 per cent (1080 in total) of all disabling injury claims in Alberta were related to eye injuries. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each day...


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February 1, 2012

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This Safety Bulletin is intended to help employers and workers comply with Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation. It is not a substitute for reviewing the legislation written in its entirety. In case of inconsistency between this document and the Occupational Health and...