Young workers

Health, safety and employment standards information for new and young workers, and for their employers, supervisors, parents and teachers.


Workers under the age of 25 are more likely to be injured on the job than older workers.

Learn how to stay healthy and safe on the job. Before starting:

  • Know your rights
  • Know the rules
  • Have proper training
  • Communicate with co-workers and supervisors


To connect with OHS:

Phone: 780-415-8690 (Edmonton)
Toll free: 1-866-415-8690 
TTY: 780-427-9999 (Edmonton)
TTY: 1-800-232-7215

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