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A Guide to Managing an Aging Workforce

BP007
*** 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.***

This guide is for employers, managers and supervisors who are interested in learning more about health and safety issues in the workplace as they apply to older workers.

A health care worker’s guide to health and safety on the job

BP023
*** 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.***

A pocket-sized OHS resource for Alberta's health care industry. Addresses some basic legislated requirements for employers and workers, and provides at-a-glance information about some common health and safety issues.

A Physician’s Guide to Occupational Health and Safety Responsibilities

BP004
*** 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 for physicians and their staff about creating a healthy and safe workplace for themselves, their co-workers and their employees, while complying with Alberta OHS legislation.

A retail worker’s handbook: occupational health and safety on the job

BP022
*** 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 about occupational health and safety roles and responsibilities for Alberta retail workers and employers.

Alberta Asbestos Abatement Manual

ASB001
Outlines how to select the most appropriate technique for safe abatement of asbestos-containing materials. Discusses health effects, legislation, personal protective equipment, sampling and analysis.

Alert: Lead May be Present in Industrial Pigments and Coatings

AL042
*** 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.***

An outline of the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Code general and specific requirements related to lead.

All Shook Up: Understanding Vibration

ERG026
*** 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 the risks associated with hand-arm vibration and suggests controls, also addresses whole-body vibration.

Ammonia at the Work Site

CH027
*** 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.***

Describes the properties of ammonia and how it affects the body, and addresses employer and worker legislated responsibilities.

An act to protect gas and convenience store workers - webinar

VID005
This pre-recorded webinar provides an overview of the new OHS requirements for gas stations and convenience stores. This webinar will help employers and workers understand the fuel prepay and violence prevention plan rules. Topics will include: the new rules under the OHS Code how employers and workers can meet the new requirements where to find additional information

Anchoring Emergency Escape Lines

AL018
*** 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.***

A reminder of the risks associated with improperly installed emergency escape lines and notes on proper installation.

Animal Services Workers Safety Precautions

AL040
*** 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.***

Incident notice: An animal service centre staff member received serious injuries when attacked by a dog. Incident description, causes and safety recommendations.

Anti-Fatigue Matting

ERG005
*** 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.***

Describes how anti-fatigue matting works and factors to consider when purchasing.

Applying for a joint work site health and safety committee or health and safety representative approval

LI030-2
Explains how to apply for a Director's approval to have a variation from legislated OHS requirements for health and safety committee (HSC) or health and safety (HS) representative.

Applying for an acceptance to demolish a building containing asbestos

ASB003
Outlines how to apply for an acceptance to demolish a building where asbestos containing materials cannot be safely removed (e.g. after a fire in a building containing asbestos).