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Occupational Health and Safety Act Changes Effective December 1, 2021
The Government of Alberta has made changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Occupational Health and Safety Code which came into effect on December 1, 2021. Dentists should be aware of these changes and update their Occupational Health and Safety policies and procedures as necessary.

For additional information see the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety website.

Watch the Assessment and Control of Hazards in Dentistry.
This video reviews the hazard assessment process, from identification of hazards, identifying control strategies, and additional documentation required to meet Occupational Health and Safety requirements.

For registered dentists: Please see additional OHS information under Infection Prevention & Control (Login required)

Download Hazard Assessment and Control Sheets

Download Dentist’s Guide to Occupational Health and Safety Responsibilities