OHS New and Archives

Running List of OHS News & Updates (or see OHS section of Library)

Healthy Workplaces for Helping Professions Blog
Community Services Staff Safety Initiative
Alberta Government New Approval Processes for First Aid Training Agency Courses
Online Survey for Canadian Harm Reduction Service Providers
“Opioids Don’t Discriminate: An Interactive Experience” April 30 – May 3, 2019 Sherwood Park
Forbes: How Disability-Friendly Is Your Workplace? 4 Ways To Put Your Business To The Test
Alberta OHS eNews March 2019
The Employer Records Report
Health and Safety Committee and Health and Safety Representative Curriculum Standard
Health and Safety Committee/Health and Safety Representative Training Agency Standard
Health and Safety Committee/Health and Safety Representative Manual
HSC/HS representative approved trainers
X-treme safety. A young worker’s guide to safety and employment rules.
Occupational Health and Safety Act Chapter 0-2.1
Occupational Health and Safety Code
Occupational Health and Safety Regulation
New OHS Website: Work site health and safety committees and representatives
Applying for a joint work site health and safety committee Dec 12, 2018
HSC HS Rep Approval Self-Evaluation Tool Dec 12, 2018 pdf
Bill 30 Occupational Health and Safety Act Update Dec 12, 2018
OHS Staff Safety Initiative Update December 12, 2018
Letter from ALIGN to The Honorable Rachel Notley Re: Bill 17 &30 October 19, 2018
Update Sept 2018 Roadmap to COR
Updates Care Worker Violence Prevention Focused Inspection Program
ALIGN Self Care for Workers Resource Bulletin June 2018
ALIGN & AASP: Roadmap to COR Power Point Presentation
ALIGN Presentation: Bill 30:  OHS Act Changes
Update to AASP – Road Map To COR.
ALIGN Updates Regarding Bill 17 – Fair and Family-Friendly Workplaces Act
ALIGN Updates Regarding Bill 30 Occupational Health and Safety Act
Mental Health Services Protection Act Technical Briefing, QA and Fact Sheet November 2018
Alberta Cannabis Framework and legislation
Impairment in the workplace
Medical use of cannabis Gov of Canada
Application for OHS Innovation and Engagement (I&E) Grants
Alberta Government Health & Safety Enews September 2018
Know Your Obligations After a Workplace Incident Employer Fact Sheet
Alberta Health Resource How to Spot an Opioid Overdose
Bill 17 Caregiver Self-Assessment “AM I A CAREGIVER?”Employment Standards Exceptions
Book: The Culture Question by Randy Grieser, Eric Stutzman, Wendy Loewen, and Michael Labun. How to Create a Workplace Where People Like to Work
New Resource – CTA’s Caregiver Challenge Estimator
eMental Health Call for Community Expression of Interest Deadline September 28, 2018
CCSA ‘Best Practices across the Continuum of Care for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder’ August 2018
CCVO – A Whole New World: 4 Things to Watch for and Consider in the New OH&S Act July 2018
ACSW Your Professional Duties Around Take Home Naloxone Kits
Are You Personally Top 3 Reliable in Safety? By Kevin Burns 2018

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