How can we help?

How can we help?

Alberta Occupational Health and Safety helps prevent worker injuries and illnesses by providing measures and information for taking action.

Call in an incident or injury or get more information

The OHS Contact Centre is open 24 hours a day for Albertans to report incidents or get information on health and safety in the workplace.

1-866-415-8690 (toll-free in Alberta)
780-415-8690 (Edmonton)

You must call in an injury or incident as soon as possible to OHS if it:

  • results in a death
  • results in a worker staying in hospital for more than 2 days
  • involves an unplanned or uncontrolled explosion, fire or flood that causes or may cause a serious injury
  • involves the collapse or upset of a crane, derrick or hoist
  • involves the collapse or failure of any component of a building or structure

Find out more about reporting workplace incidents

File a complaint online

Anyone can report unsafe conditions at a workplace. Make a confidential health and safety complaint online. You can also call it in directly to OHS Contact Centre.

File an OHS complaint

Refuse work – imminent danger

You must refuse and report work that might put you or other workers into imminent danger.

What is imminent danger and how to report

Report unsafe work

If you think an unsafe condition exists, but you are not in imminent danger, you must report the work to your employer to determine the next steps.

Learn about employer and employee responsibilities

Appeal an OHS action

If OHS has issued you an order, suspension, cancellation, administrative penalty, ruling or disciplinary action, you can appeal the matter before the OHS Council.

Learn about the appeal process

Modified: 2017-01-06
PID: 15329

Contact OHS

1-866-415-8690 (toll-free)
780-415-8690 (Edmonton)

TTY: 780-427-9999 (Edmonton)
TTY: 1-800-232-7215

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