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Clarifying Requirements Applicable to Prescription Safety Eyewear

HS004
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Discusses what is meant by approved safety prescription eyewear.

Coal Dust at the Work Site

CH063
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Lists types of coal and health risks. Discusses medical monitoring and suggested protective controls.

Completing a report on compliance after receiving an OHS order

LI052
Information on how to report on measures taken to achieve compliance with an OHS order.

Completing a report on compliance after receiving an OHS order: form

LI052TMP
Template for reporting on compliance. Refer to LI052 'Completing a report on compliance after receiving an OHS order' for more details.

Connect with Occupational Health and Safety and Employment Standards

INFO001
Contact information for Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) and Employment Standards.

UPDATED: July 2020

Construction work sites defined

LI064
Defines construction work sites for the purposes of the Occupational Health and Safety Act section 10(1).

PUBLISHED: July 2020

Control of Asbestos During Brake Maintenance and Repair

CH021
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Guidelines for minimizing asbestos exposure associated with brake maintenance and repair.

Controlling the Explosion Hazard in Vessels, Tanks and Piping Systems

FEX004
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Outlines safe work procedures for preparing hydrocarbon-containing vessels, tanks or piping systems for hot work, confined space entry or hydrocarbon removal.

Counterfeit respiratory protective equipment

COVID19-20
Information for employers about counterfeit or substandard respirators, including N95 and KN95 imitations.

Course Guidelines: Occupational Health and Safety for the Asbestos Worker

CG001
Summarizes the course content, worker re-certification and administrative procedure requirements for agencies approved to deliver the “Occupational Health and Safety for the Asbestos Worker” course.

COVID-19 Incidents reporting to Alberta Occupational Health and Safety

COVID19-19
Guidelines for reporting to OHS with respect to COVID-19 exposure in the workplace.

COVID-19 publications by industry

COVID19-03
A collection of COVID-19 related guidance documents from Canadian sources, including Alberta health and safety associations, Certifying Partners, and industry associations. This collection of documents shows what industries and other governments are doing to address COVID-19.

UPDATED: July 17, 2020

Crystalline Silica at the Work Site

CH059
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Lists health risks associated with the use of silica, suggested substitutions and controls.

Cut-Off Wheel Fractures During Use: Worker Killed

AL024
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS changes.***

Incident notice: A cut-off wheel on an air-powered grinder fractured, fatally injured worker. Incident description, causes and safety recommendations.

Cytotoxic Drug Exposure

CH074
*** New occupational health and safety laws came into effect on June 1, 2018. The OHS resource below may not have been updated to reflect the current legislation. For more information on the new requirements, visit OHS website.***

Information on the health risk of cyotoxic drug exposure to healthy human cells and suggested protective controls.