OLA

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AcronymDefinition
OLAOntario Library Association
OLAOptical Laboratories Association
OLAOnline Learning Academy (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
OLAObservatory on Latin America (New York)
OLAOregon Library Association
OLAOklahoma Library Association
OLAOur Lady of the Angels (Chicago, IL Catholic school)
OLAOracle Learning Architecture
OLAOptical Line Amplifier
OLAon Line Archive
OLAOracle Licensing Agreement
OLAOutlying Area
OLAOperating Level Agreement
OLAOptical Level Attenuator
OLAOfficial Languages Act (Canada)
OLAOperational Level Agreement
OLAOligonucleotide Ligation Assay (method of testing for a specified mutation)
OLAOccupier's Liability Act (UK)
OLAOpen Learning Agency
OLAOffice of Legislative Affairs
OLAOpen Learning Australia
OLAOperating Level Agreement (information technology services)
OLAOrderly Liquidation Authority (Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010)
OLAOcean-Land-Atmosphere (climate)
OLAOn Line Auction (website)
OLAOur Lady Assumption (school)
OLAOverlap and Add
OLAOpen Library Architecture (OpenEDA)
OLAOntario Lung Association (Canada)
OLAOfficial Languages Agency (Hong Kong)
OLAOhio Library Association
OLAOffice of Legislative Audits
OLAOrlando Latin American
OLAOptisch Leesbare Acceptgiro (Dutch payment order)
OLAOn-Line Archive
OLAOn-Line Academy
OLAOptical Laboratory Association
OLAOptical Line Amplifiers (Ciena, Pirelli, NEC, Lucent)
OLAOffice of Legislative Analysis
OLAOnline Authorization (implementation of EFT for POS systems)
OLAOlympus Laboratory Automation
OLAOne Letter Acronym
OLAOrdnance Loading Apron
OLAOnline Advertising, Inc.
OLAOther Liquid Assets
OLAOffice of the Lead Agent
OLAOhio Lumbermen's Association
OLAOrganizational Level Agreement
OLAOptical Link Amplifiers (Optivision)
OLAOperation Location Alpha
OLAOutput Level Adjust
OLAOrdnance Loading Area
OLAObject Layout Adaption
OLAOpen Licensing Agreement
OLAOpen Lighting Architecture (application framework)
OLAOn-Line Alternatives, Inc. (Alabama)
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For example, the Occupier's Liability Act defines an occupier as someone in physical possession of land or a person who has responsibility for and control over certain aspects of land.
The Occupier's Liability Act 1984 states that you are responsible for the safety of anyone who enters your house or garden -- not only people you invite but also trespassers.
Michael Fabricant, Tory MP for Lichfield, is aiming to reform the 1984 Occupier's Liability Act and will next month present a Parliamentary Bill which would allow homeowners to deploy 'static defences' like barbed wire and electric fences.
He points out that a Canadian contractor is subjected to snow removal work as defined within the "Occupier's Liability Act," which places the contractor into a position of having to defend its actions as being "reasonable." McEachern goes on to cover what can be done, contract clauses and negotiations, subcontracting responsibilities, site maps, a defense preparation, data collection, choosing better customers, how insurance companies react, and out of court settlements.
Owners Condominium Plan 8210034 (2006) agreed that a Calgary condominium corporation had done what it was required to do under the Occupier's Liability Act and did not have to pay any money to the owner who fell.
In order to limit the liability of a landowner, Alberta's Occupier's Liability Act states that an occupier does not owe a duty of care to trespassers unless injury or death results from the occupier's wilful or reckless conduct.
* there is no duty under the Occupier's Liability Act for an occupier (the store-owner) to restrain thieves for the purposes of protecting other customers
The Alberta Occupier's Liability Act also codifies the duty owed by an occupier to a trespasser.
The other likely cause of action is an action for occupier's liability pursuant to the Alberta Occupier's Liability Act. (see page 8).