Work Safe Alberta

Work Safe Alberta is an initiative to reduce work-related injuries, illnesses and fatalities, in consultation with industry and labour.

  • eLearning Programs
    Interactive web-based awareness programs designed to provide Albertans opportunities to gain awareness and knowledge in various occupational health and safety topics. Selected programs are available on CDs or as downloadable files for off-line use.

  • Industry Initiatives
    Each industry sector has specific hazards and issues to be considered. Occupational Health and Safety works with stakeholders to develop initiatives and resources that are designed for certain industries.

  • OHS Statistics and Reports
    Alberta occupational injuries, disease and fatalities statistics and reports.

  • Public Awareness
    Work Safe Alberta and co-sponsored awareness campaign information.

  • Young Workers
    This section provides access to in formation specifically developed for new and young workers, as well as general health and safety information.

  • Work Safe Alberta Awards
    These awards recognize the excellent work being done in the field of occupational health and safety by organizations and individuals in the province and seek to encourage others to follow these examples.

  • OHS Futures – Research Funding Program
    OHS Futures is a research funding program to help support a better understanding of occupational health and safety issues in Alberta’s workplaces. The OHS Futures will distribute up to $1 million per year for three years beginning in 2014.

  • Working in extreme temperatures
    Find out what you need to do to work safely in extremely hot or cold weather.
Created: 2005-10-05
Modified: 2014-11-13
PID: 274

Contact Occupational Health and Safety

Call or email the OHS Contact Centre for general information, to order publications, file a complaint or report an incident.

  • 1‑866‑415‑8690 (toll free)
  • 780‑415‑8690 in Edmonton

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Occupational Health and Safety Council

The OHS Council is an administrative body, which operates arms length from government. The Council advises the Minister on OHS matters and serves as an appeal body for orders issued by Occupational Health and Safety.

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