Changes to Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation reflect Alberta farmers and ranchers. Alberta’s OHS laws only apply to farm and ranch operations that employ waged workers who are not the owner or the owner’s family members. There are some exemptions. See farm and ranch exemptions at the end of this document.
This poster provides employers specific legal responsibilities if you own a farm or ranch and have waged workers who are not related to you by blood, marriage or adoption, or are not in an adult interdependent relationship with you.
This poster provides information for waged workers on a farm or ranch and
are not related to your employer by blood, marriage or adoption, or are not in an adult interdependent relationship with them, you have rights and responsibilities under the law.