Gingras Avocats provides legal services and support to victims of work accidents or traffic accident (cyclist, motorist, pedestrian), for people suffering from occupational diseases and people living with a disability or an handicap. For over 25 years, we offer a quality service. Our reputation is based on your wellbeing.
Your needs and the respect of your rights is most important to us. It is the basic principle of our intervention.
Whether who you are, we offer a service and support at the level of your expectations.
We track and approach with organizations agents (SAAQ - CNESST - CSST - RRQ and Others insurers) to ensure that all your rights are applied and a decision is rendered.
If your situation requires counseling or representation by a attorney in less than 24 hours, we can be there with you.
Mr. Gingras is a graduate of the University of Quebec in Montreal. He also holds a certificate in personnel management and labor relations, Mr. Gingras is accredited as a mediator with the Barreau du Québec.
Sylvain Gingras practice in the field of labor law; he specializes in the health sector and safety.
Administrative assistant and paralegal, she takes care of the administration and follow up with clients, and in addition, she manages the monitoring of protests and reminders to customer records.
Carol Bédard Dupuis, is part of our team since November 2008 and has extensive experience having worked in the administrative courts.
A graduate of the Collège de Valleyfield in legal techniques, Audrey Laramée began her career with of our team. Having worked for the CNESST for more than 2 years, she acquired a experience which is appreciated for our records. It is now evolving as much in SAAQ files that CNESST files.
Caroline Laflamme is a graduate of Laval University and holds a North American common law degree from the University of Montreal.
After practicing in civil law, Me Laflamme joins our team to assist you in both SAAQ and CNESST cases.
You had a car accident? We can help you.
The Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ) is an administrative body which compensates victims of automobile accidents.
An injured person has three years to file a claim to the SAAQ. For this you must first complete an application for benefits (form provided by the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec) to obtain a claim number.
Although complete this application for benefits is essential
An occupational injury can include physical injury as well as psychological and occupational disease and relapse, recurrence or aggravation. The CNESST - CSST is a public body that must compensate all workers who suffer a workplace injury.
It is certainly interesting for injured workers to know that when an employment injury is admitted to the CNESST - CSST, they are entitled to all other benefits under the Act and the Regulations with regard to their condition.
The study Gingras Avocats is specialized for almost 25 years now monitoring management and recognition of your disability rights, also handles your claims to the R.R.Q. for recognition of total disability in employment by the terms of their laws and regulations.
You may be in this case and the fact that you are on reduced compensation to the CNESST - CSST or the SAAQ does not prevent you from getting a disability pension from the RRQ to complement your income if you are unable to use all after the Act and regulations.
After a few months, many customers are struggling with their collective or individual disability insurance.
Often the insurer after the short-term trend to evade its obligations and / or to apply an interpretation of contract clauses that are absolutely unreasonable in denying the long-term insurance coverage. It is important, before exceeding the time limits and deadlines of dispute with your insurer to make the necessary arrangements!
The study Gingras Avocats is qualified and competent to do so .