Physical

Physical hazards include equipment or circumstances that can cause injury or illness. Examples include:

  • Obstructions
  • Sharp edges
  • Noise
  • Improper lighting
  • Heat

To identify and control physical hazards in the workplace, conduct a hazard assessment.

EHS provides the following services and resources to help mitigate physical hazards:

Regulators/Regulations

Alberta OHS Act, Regulations, and Code
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