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Important Notices

The Workers’ Compensation Board ("WCB") of Nova Scotia Web site is provided to you on the terms and conditions set out below. Use of this Web site constitutes your understanding and agreement to the terms and conditions. The terms and conditions are subject to modification, and we ask that you review them periodically.


Copyright to the content of this Web site is owned by the WCB and is protected by copyright law.

Reproduction of this material for commercial purposes is prohibited without the written consent of the WCB. Reproduction of this material for non-commercial purposes shall acknowledge the WCB’s copyright interest.

Some of the contents found on this Web site may be subject to copyrights held by other organizations and therefore may be subject to restrictions on reproduction and use. It may be necessary to seek permission from the owner of the copyright prior to reproduction.


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All other product and company names mentioned on this Web site are the trademarks of their respective owners. It may be necessary to seek permission from the owner prior to use.


While we strive for accuracy and reliability, and endeavor to keep information on this Web site current, we can make no guarantee in that regard.

Some documents herein contain links to other Web sites not under the control of the WCB. The WCB does not control the contents of these Web sites, and we are not responsible for the accuracy, currency, or reliability of the content. Nor does the WCB confirm the information provided or endorse the views, products, or services of those organizations.

The information contained on this Web site does not replace the Workers’ Compensation Act of Nova Scotia, Regulations or Policy Manual. In the case of any discrepancy between the information contained on this Web site and the Act, Regulations or Policy Manual, the Act, Regulations or Policy Manual shall govern.

The WCB makes no representation regarding the suitability of the information contained in this Web site for any other purpose and makes no warranty of any type respecting that information. The WCB hereby disclaims all warranties, including all warranties of merchantability, suitabilityfitness for a particular purpose, and warranties of non-infringement.

In no event shall the WCB be liable for any damages of any type suffered by any user of this Web site resulting from any cause whatsoever, whether arising in contract, tort, or otherwise.

Further Information

If you require further information regarding the above notes, please contact:

Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia
PO Box 1150
5668 South Street
Halifax, NS B3J 2Y2
Phone: 902-491-8107
Fax: 902-491-8002
Email: Cindy Porter