May 31: Province Funds Projects to Improve Workplace Safety


Twenty organizations received funding in 2015-16 for projects and programs to help improve OHS awareness and education. Alberta Labour’s Innovation and Engagement Grants program gave approximately $500,000 to help pay for projects including:

  • Theatre productions to educate students on workplace safety
  • An online course on occupational therapy specific to workplace violence
  • Safety conferences and seminars put on by a variety of organizations.