Health and safety on Alberta farms and ranches

This resource provides information about how Alberta's OHS legislation applies to farms and ranches. It includes a number of topics, including:

  • who is covered by OHS laws;
  • the fundamental rights and responsibilities of employers, supervisors, and workers on farms and ranches;
  • common hazards on a farm or ranch, and what needs to be done to keep everyone healthy and safe;
  • what to do if an incident occurs on your farm or ranch;
  • the role and duties of OHS officers; and
  • additional resources to learn more about the topics mentioned in this handbook.

    UPDATED: December 2023
  • SKU: BP029