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Topics: Safety and Emergency Services

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December 11, 2018

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This is an enforceable directive that will be referenced in the Water Ministerial Regulation and Water Offences and Penalties Regulation. It provides safety requirements for dams and canals.


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November 26, 2018

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Presents brief summaries of occupational disease fatalities by industry sector for the calendar year. Occupational diseases are usually gradual in onset and result from exposure to work-related conditions that cause disease resulting in the workers’ death. The fatalities listed represent disease...


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November 19, 2018

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The Emergency Management Act (EMA) provides the legislative framework for local and provincial management of emergencies and disasters. It outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Minister of Municipal Affairs, the provincial government, and local authorities. The EMA provides the authority...


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November 1, 2018

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In March 2008, the Premier led the initiative of adding 300 police officers over a three year period. Municipalities responsible for providing their own municipal policing (towns/cities/urban service areas over 5,000 in population) were eligible for this funding. No applications were required and...


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October 31, 2018

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Workplace incident fatalities are cases where a worker dies at a work site, or as a result of injuries sustained at a work site. This is the type of fatality that Occupational Health and Safety typically investigates. Each summary report lists the workplace incident fatalities investigated by OHS...


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October 2, 2018

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In the event of a disaster, the Government of Alberta (GoA) can provide financial assistance to private and public sector applicants through a Disaster Recovery Program (DRP) administered by the Alberta Emergency Management Agency (AEMA). The Alberta Disaster Assistance Guidelines have been...


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October 1, 2018

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Municipal Affairs (Safety Services branch) and the Safety Codes Council develop Alberta Building Code STANDATA jointly. Some are issued under the authority of the Code or the Safety Codes Act as province-wide variances or interpretations. Others are information bulletins that provide general...


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October 1, 2018

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The following STANDATA were issued under the 2014 edition of the Alberta Building Code. STANDATA, which include province-wide variances and interpretations, are specific to the version of the Code that they were issued under. Once a new Code comes into effect, all existing STANDATA are deemed to...


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October 1, 2018

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The Disaster Recovery Program provides financial assistance to individuals, small businesses, farming operations, not-for-profit organizations, municipalities and government departments for uninsurable loss and damage caused by emergencies and disasters. The program is intended to help repair and...


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October 1, 2018

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The Disaster Recovery Program provides financial assistance to individuals, small businesses, farming operations, not-for-profit organizations, municipalities and government departments for uninsurable loss and damage caused by emergencies and disasters. The program is intended to help repair and...