Workers' Compensation Safety Board of Nova Scotia

Vision, Mission, Values and Goals

Our Vision

Nova Scotians – safe and secure from workplace injury.

Our Mission

We set the standard for workplace injury insurance. We inform and inspire Nova Scotians in the prevention of workplace injury, but if it occurs we support those whose lives it touches by championing a timely return to safe and healthy work.

Our Values

Can-do Attitude
We will deliver on our promises and provide top-notch service.

Safety Champion
We will be a champion for workplace safety through our relationships and innovative solutions, and by keeping prevention and return to work at the heart of our business.

Caring and Compassionate
We will strive to walk a mile in workers' and employers' shoes. We will serve as we like to be served and provide those we serve with the respect and support they need to be successful.

Our Goals

  • With our partners, we are building a workplace safety culture.
  • With our partners, we improve outcomes for safe and timely return-to-work.
  • We are an organization with a skilled and committed team of employees with the knowledge and tools to provide excellent service, and who are proud of what they do.
  • We are an organization providing excellent and efficient service that is open and accountable to the people we serve and the public.
  • We are an organization that is financially stable and sustainable.