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Ergonomics – New Thinking About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

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*** 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 changes.***

Carpal tunnel syndrome is the result of increased pressure on the median nerve as it passes from the forearm to the hand through a structure in the wrist known as carpal tunnel.

Ergonomics – Slips, Trips and Falls

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*** 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 changes.***

To reduce the number of slips, trips and falls at your workplace, make sure you understand why they happen and use properly designed workspaces and work methods.

Eye Protection at the Work Site

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*** 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 changes.***

It is widely accepted that most eye injuries can be prevented through the use of effective protective eyewear.

Fentanyl - Protection of workers during remediation of illegal fentanyl labs

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*** 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 changes.***

Hazards depend on work environment and location; therefore, arisk assessment should be completed with every situation

First aiders and legal requirements in the workplace

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This Safety Bulletin outlines the requirements of specific sections of Alberta's legislation that are relevant to work site first aiders.

Flammable Hydrocarbon Mixtures – Use of Flammable Hydrocarbon Mixtures as CFC and HFC Substitutes in Vehicle Air-Conditioning Systems

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*** 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 changes.***

While there are currently no restrictions on the use of flammable hydrocarbon blends in-vehicle air-conditioning systems in Canada, vehicle manufacturers recommend the blends not be used.