This starter kit provides information and tools to help employers know and understand some of the basic requirements of Alberta’s occupational health and safety (OHS) laws. It is designed to help employers who need to develop an OHS program from the ground up. It may also benefit those looking to grow and improve upon their existing health and safety program, culture and performance. This kit includes templates and sample forms that are also available in MS Word format (search BP035TMP or see Related resources on the starter kit's product page).
Explains the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Code 2018, in plain, easy‐to‐understand language, presenting information to clarify the intent or application of each rule or section of the OHS Code. ***This guide has no legislative sanction. Consult the OHS Code for all purposes of interpreting and applying the law.
*** 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.***
Explains the roles and responsibilities of a supervisor, includes references to related legislation.