OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 1 Definitions and General Application

Section 1 Definitions


NFPA” means National Fire Protection Association;

NIOSH” means National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health;

NLGA” means National Lumber Grades Authority;

noise” means sound energy at a work site;

non-industrial rope access work” in Part 41 means work activities performed within a recreational or sport context that incorporate a working line and a sit harness or full body harness in combination with other devices during

(a) mountaineering, caving and canyoning activities requiring the use of rope access techniques, or

(b) climbing on artificial structures designed and built for the purpose of sport climbing;

nurse” means a registered nurse who is a member of the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta established under the Health Professions Act and who is an advanced first aider;