Whats New Here

This is where new pages and current information will be listed:

Date: Item: Comment:

July7, 2016

WCB Worker and Employer forms

still fillable online in Google Chrome but forms must be printed and faxed to WCB and Organizational Health & Effectiveness (OHE)

Aug 28, 2014

PPE Initiative and Guidelines

information on utilization of proper Personal Protective Equipment after completing hazard assessment in work area

Dec 21, 2009 Radiation Safety for non-users of radioisotopes information for persons working in a radioisotope lab but who are not trained to handle radioisotopes
Oct 01, 2009 Field Research Office website information and resources for those conducting field research
April 15, 2009 Transportation of Dangerous Goods - finally revised based on the current regulations with an explantion of the amounts you can transport under the Limited Quantity exemption
Feb 23, 2009 Hazard Assessment and examples for fieldwork written hazard assessments are required for all worksites
Jan 27, 2009 New Procedure for G204C putting chemicals in the room at the Biosci loading dock
Jan 19, 2009 9-1-1 Emergency calls call directly to report emergencies
Dec 17, 2008 Chematix Hazardous Waste Management system new online system for exporting hazardous waste through EH&S
June 27, 2008 Battery Fire Hazard shorted terminals can cause a fire
June 09, 2008 additions to Microbiological field hazards Hanta virus and plague affecting wildlife biologists
June 06, 2008 Lightning recognizing the danger, avoiding the hazard
April 11, 2008 Volunteer Waivers important documents that need to be stored securely
March 27, 2008 Obtaining a Driver Abstract this is for those with a drivers licence from outside AB
Apr 10, 2007 Trucks&Trailers GVW driver daily logs when driving vans and vehicles with a GVW over 4500 kg
Jan 09, 2007

driving on private roads;
driving to Bamfield MBC

addendum to vehicle
insurance requirements

Mar 21, 2006 Vehicle Insurance overview of coverage and requirements to use UofA vehicle insurance
Mar 16, 2006 Driving with Students requires a Class 4 Licence
Mar 16, 2006 Graduated Driver Licence how to get a full Class 5 Licence
Mar 08, 2006 Autoclave safety hazards and how to use an autoclave
Mar 02, 2006 Safety Training & Certification WHMIS, TDG, Radiation and First aid Courses: download application forms; updates continue
May 20, 2005 Food Policy for labs avoiding worker injury
Feb 11, 2005 Ambulance Fees
coverage for UofA staff & students
(revised Feb 2008)