About Us

With you, for you, since 1991…

Our Story

Groupe Urgence Sinistre (GUS) is Canada’s largest network of damage restoration professionals.

GUS was founded in 1991 by Quebec City area entrepreneurs Doris Landry and Louise Larochelle. Over the years it forged a solid gold reputation and credibility among insurance companies with its full line of innovative damage restoration services, all under one roof.

Today GUS boasts more than 240 franchises in seven provinces and employs close to 3,000 people and is owned by the founders’ son and President René-Charles Landry.

Why choose GUS?

In order to fulfill the guidelines and requirements set by insurers and claim adjusters, our professionals hold several certifications to guarantee quality, craftsmanship and satisfy the highest industry standards. In addition, GUS constantly refines its techniques and ensures the expertise of its staff through ongoing in-house training.

Our Purpose

Helping those who have suffered a loss to quickly recover the comfort of their daily lives.


Our Values


is no longer a goal: it’s a state of mind that is perfectly integrated into our everyday life, in every action and our attitude towards our work. A total commitment to making your life easier.


The driving force of our community and the reason we wholeheartedly dedicate ourselves to the cause.


To work hand in hand with all our collaborators for the common good.

Our Commitment

All GUS professionals adhere to a strict code of ethics. Respect for people and their property, rapid response times, careful selection of only the best franchisees, and an honest relationship with insurers: this is the foundation of our commitment.