Construction

Resources for the residential and industrial construction sectors.

View as Grid List
Sort by
Display per page

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

Applying for an acceptance to demolish a building containing asbestos

ASB003
***This resource is current to May 2020. For information on the latest OHS requirements, visit OHS website.***

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
General precautions when dealing with asbestos demolition and renovations.

UPDATED: February 2017

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

Fall protection plan: Template for residential roofing

GS016TMP
A customizable fall protection plan template for residential roofing.

PUBLISHED: July 2020

Forklift Health & Safety Best Practices Guideline

BP015
***This resource is current to September 2014.
For information on the latest OHS 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.

PUBLISHED: September 2014

Hidden Danger: Hazardous Materials in Your Building

CH066
***This resource is current to November 2007.
For information on the latest OHS requirements, visit OHS website.***

Lists possible airborne hazardous materials and an employer's responsibilities to protect workers from exposure.

PUBLISHED: November 2007

Occupational health and safety fall protection plan

GS010
Addresses employer's legislated responsibilities for fall protection.

PUBLISHED: November 2018

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.

UPDATED: June 2022