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Topics: Laws and Justice Health and Wellness

Views: 562
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December 11, 2018

Description

This Act provides a foundation to ensure safe, quality addiction and mental health care. The Act also provides authority to licence residential addiction treatment facilities and outlines core requirements that must be met. It also enables creation of a professional college to regulate Counsellors.


Views: 383
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December 11, 2018

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This Act authorizes the Minister to establish one or more health regions, name the region and describe the boundaries. The Act broadly outlines the responsibilities of regional health authorities. It provides for the Minister’s ability to dismiss members of a regional health authority and appoint...


Views: 38
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December 1, 2018

Description

The authorities of an OHS officer to conduct inspections (section 51) and investigations (section 53) have been expanded and updated in the OHS Act.


Views: 117
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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.


Views: 409
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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.


Views: 0
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November 1, 2018

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This review summarizes the health impacts of wood smoke and provides a description of the regulatory measures that different provincial, state and municipal governments have implemented to manage it. For recreational fires, bylaws from various municipalities are reviewed. For wildfires, the...


Views: 220
Last Modified

October 17, 2018

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This Act enables a guardian to apply to the Court for an order to protect a child who is abusing drugs.


Views: 3434
Last Modified

August 31, 2018

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This Act governs and regulates access to and the collection, use and disclosure of health information. It provides Albertans with the right to access their own health information and to request corrections. The Act also regulates the information accessible through Alberta's Electronic Health...


Views: 1209
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August 23, 2018

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The over-riding objective of the Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols Regulation (DTPR) is to ensure that people who are injured in collisions receive fast and effective treatment to support their recovery. This guide provides information for insurers, lawyers, and primary health care practitioners...


Views: 64
Last Modified

August 1, 2018

Description

This decision tree will help employers understand and meet the requirements of the mandatory fuel prepay requirement in the Occupational Health and Safety Code. These requirements only apply to gas stations and other retail fuel stations.