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What do do in case of a work accident?

1. Notify your employer or supervisor:

Make sure to fill out a CNESST accident report and keep a copy for your records.

2. See a doctor as soon as possible.

You must see a doctor, even if it is a minor injury. In case of a work accident, tell the doctor that your pain is due to your work. Ask the doctor for a CNESST medical certificate. You will need it to make a claim to the CNESST. Give a copy of the CNESST medical certificate to your employer, send a copy to the CNESST & keep a copy for yourself. Make sure to always bring all documents related to your work accident to your follow-up medical appointment.

3. Complete the Worker’s Claim form

If you are absent from work for more than 14 days, if you have expenses to be reimbursed (parking, orthotics, ..) or if you need treatment such as physiotherapy, complete the Worker’s Claim form. You can download your form here

4. Follow the treatments prescribed by the doctor

You must make sure that you have all the necessary medical examinations and follow the treatments prescribed by your doctor such as physiotherapy.

5. Who will pay your salary during your accident?

On the day of the accident, your employer pays you 100% of your usual salary. For the first 14 days of absence, your employer pays you 90% of your net salary for the periods you would normally have worked. After that, the CNESST will pay you 90% pf your net salary. If you miss your appointments without a valid reason, the CNESST may deduct this day from your salary.

What do do in case of a traffic accident?

1. Call the SAAQ at 1-800-361-7620

Report your accident and request the SAAQ claim form. They will give you a claim number and mail you the claim form. You can also go online to declare your accident and fill out the form at:

2. See a doctor

Follow the treatments prescribed by the doctor such as physiotherapy. The SAAQ will pay for your physio treatments.

3. Financial entitlement

The SAAQ will generally pay 90% of your salary from the 8th day of disability, the first 7 days are not paid. Visit for more information.

For an appointment with a doctor or with a physiotherapist call (514) 300-1031

Not sure what to do about your pain?

Contact us to schedule a free physiotherapy consultation.

Valid for new and returning patients, you can speak with one of our physiotherapists for a free one-on-one consultation. During this they will review your condition and see if and how one of our many rehabilitation services can help you.