Bill 30 Implementation- How it Impacts your HSE Program

Previously, we described how our team reviewed Bill 30 and the new Alberta OHS Act and identified major changes. This impacted our HSE program significantly. So how did we modify our HSE System to accommodate these new requirements? We took the following steps: Responsibilities of Worksite Parties We expanded the four positions that had responsibilities […]

Bill 30 Implementation- What Are the New Requirements

Part of the service we provide our clients at ABCanada is monitoring regulatory changes and updating our cloud-based HSE system.  We’ve done this for years and the process is usually straightforward and easily accomplished. This year, however, it was a different story because the Alberta government decided to revise their Occupational Health and Safety Act […]

HSE System Update

Spring approaches and with it, hope for an improving economy! Regardless of the doom and gloom, we have kept up our pace and are pleased to tell you about the latest update to your LibraSystem Health, Safety and Environmental Management Software. In addition to a number of updated regulatory summaries, we’ve rewritten the Fatigue Management […]

HSE System Update

It’s time again for another update to our LibraSystem Health, Safety and Environmental Management System, and we just published some changes we think you’ll want to review. Throughout LibraSystem we’ve updated regulatory summaries for British Columbia Acts and Regulations, CSA Standards, Manitoba Acts and Regulations, and Ontario Acts and Regulations. We also published a checklist […]

The Importance of Journey Management

It should come as no surprise that one of the most hazardous activities in the Canadian workplace is driving. A recent Guideline released by Enform, the oil and gas industries safety association, provided some statistics to support this statement. They quoted data from the Workers Compensation Board which indicated that as a proportion of all […]