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A Guide to Managing an Aging Workforce

BP007
***This resource is current to March 2016. For information on the latest OHS 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.

PUBLISHED: March, 2016

A handbook for Alberta employers and workers: Hazard Assessment and Control

BP018
This resource gives a step-by-step approach to formal hazard assessment that employers can customize to suit their business operations. This is a best practice document. It also introduces hazard assessment, elimination and control requirements in the OHS Code.

UPDATED: March 2022

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

BP023
***This resource is current to March 2017. For information on the latest OHS 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.

POSTED: March, 2017

A Physician’s Guide to Occupational Health and Safety Responsibilities

BP004
***This resource is current to September 2008. For information on the latest OHS 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.

PUBLISHED: September 2008

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

BP022
***This resource is current to March 2017.
For information on the latest OHS requirements, visit OHS website.***

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

PUBLISHED: March 2017

Addressing workplace MSDs - How do I support workers who report a musculoskeletal disorder

PIS015
This bulletin provides information to employers on steps to take if a worker reports an MSD.

PUBLISHED: August 2021

Addressing workplace MSDs - What to do if you experience musculoskeletal disorder

PIS016
This bulletin provides information to workers about steps to take when experiencing symptoms of an MSD.

PUBLISHED: August 2021

Advanced workplace first aid (WFA) form

FA017FRM-1
Use this form to submit Workplace (Advanced) First Aid curriculum information to OHS for review.

UPDATED: February 2022

Alberta Asbestos Abatement Manual

ASB001
***This resource is not yet updated with the current legislation. For information on the latest requirements, visit OHS legislation changes.***

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.

UPDATED: August 2019

Alert: Lead May be Present in Industrial Pigments and Coatings

AL042
***This resource is current to August 2014.
For information on the latest OHS requirements, visit OHS website.***

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

PUBLISHED: Aug 2014

All Shook Up: Understanding Vibration

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

Ammonia at the Work Site

CH027
***This resource is current to August 2010.
For information on the latest OHS requirements, visit OHS website.***

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

PUBLISHED: August 2010

An act to protect gas and convenience store workers - webinar

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

To view the YouTube video, click the "View resource" button below.
Click here to view the MP4 file.

PUBLISHED: September 19, 2018

Anchoring Emergency Escape Lines

AL018
A reminder of the risks associated with improperly installed emergency escape lines and notes on proper installation.

PUBLISHED: August 2010

Animal Services Workers Safety Precautions

AL040
***This resource is current to January 2011.
For information on the latest OHS 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.

PUBLISHED: January 2011