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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.

UPDATED: August 2019

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).

PUBLISHED: May 2020

Asbestos Exposure in the Demolition and Renovation Industries

ASB004
*** 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.***

General precautions when dealing with asbestos demolition and renovations.

UPDATED: February 2017

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

Fall protection plan : Information sheet for residential roofing

GS016
An overview of fall protection planning for residential roofing. It also includes a fall protection fall template.

PUBLISHED: July 2020

Forklift Health & Safety Best Practices Guideline

BP015
*** 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.***

Best practices to help employers fulfill their obligation to protect the health and safety of workers who operate or work around forklifts.

Residential hail damage repairs: OHS information for employers, prime contractors and workers

INFO009
A list of OHS resources for Alberta employers, prime contractors and workers involved in residential hail damage repairs.

PUBLISHED: July 2020