Organizations and employees need to know Occupational Health and Safety Code (OHS code) to ensure the protection of Alberta workers. The code and the plain language guide with illustrations makes the code easy to understand. Both products are available in a smaller portable 6” X 9” handbook and a full size binder.

OHS Code

The OHS Code sets out the minimum technical requirements for health and safety in Alberta’s workplaces.

OHS Code explanation guide

This guide explains the requirements of the OHS Code in plain, easy-to-understand language. It includes illustrations to help readers understand the requirements of the code.

Print products listed above can be bulk purchased using the OHS Code form (PDF, 834 KB). Order information can be found at the bottom of the form.

Subscribe to receive OHS product updates

The OHS online annual subscription offers:

  • advanced access to the OHS Code and related materials
  • enhanced search (OHS Legislation by keyword or phrase)
  • selective printing and downloads

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For additional OHS resources and subscriptions visit, OHS education and resources.


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