Safety and OH&S

Alberta has made several new laws in this regarding work place safety here are excerpts and links to these laws.

http://work.alberta.ca/occupational-health-safety/295.html
http://www.nsra-adnf.ca/cms/file/files/all_jurisdictions_Mar_2012(1).pdf

This includes all work areas , so this would include all areas a worker is found to be completing his job duties. Including commercial and non-commercial areas.

  • No Smoking on or around job sites.
  • Heights over 6ft require enhanced safety i.e. tied off, manlifts, scaffolding.
  • drives of more than 10 hours return my require a overnight stay.
  • If PPE is required extra time will be required to maintain safety on a jobsite.