Fewer N.S. workers injured in 2006But there were 22 work-related deaths: reportBy 04/16/2007|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 04/27/2007 Fewer workers were hurt on the job in Nova Scotia last year than in 2005 and 2004, according to a new report. The Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia's annual report found there were 31,810 claims in 2006, down from 34,017 in 2005 and 34,166 in 2004. However, the province still has one of the highest rates of workplace injury in the country, said CEO Nancy MacCready-Williams. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.