This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device.
|Working Alone and Late at Night|
Part 4 of the OHS Regulation and Guidelines: Working Alone or In Isolation
Part 4: General Conditions - Working Alone or in Isolation
|Lone Worker Protection|
|To make every minute count in an emergency, a lone worker alarm system is being piloted at a wastewater treatment plant in Metro Vancouver.
Video (2 min 43 sec)
|Working Alone: a handbook for small business|
|This handbook is for employers who have employees working alone or in isolation. It explains how to identify and minimize hazards for those employees and how to regularly check on their well-being.
* PDF (1.8 MB)
* Order print version
|Retail Business Safety Tip 1: Working alone|
|This poster can be used by employers as part of training, crew talks, safety meetings, or as part of safety orientation for new workers.
Uses a question-and-answer format to discuss the administrative details needed for lone workers in general, including check-in procedures and hazard assessment.
Source: CCOHS (Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety)
Work Related Violence - Lone Worker Case Studies
These case studies were developed by the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) to show real examples of how employers have tackled the problem of violence to lone workers.
Source: HSE (Health & Safety Executive), UK
This video shows steps a revenue recovery agency takes to make sure their lone workers are safe.
Source: Business Link Gov Channel, UK
Lone Working: a survival guide preview (video)
A video for lone workers and their employers.
Source: LukasLiveMedia, UK
You can return to the Top of this page