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Sintra Engineering

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Lunch and Learns

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Our Lunch and Learns deliver expert insight and practical information in a short amount of time. While enjoying a meal, you, your colleagues, employees, or organization, can broaden your knowledge on a variety of carefully prepared topics. Our remarkable experts provide thorough and engaging information, designed to equip you with further tools to aid in your work.

What does a Lunch and Learn look like?

  • Typically 1-2 hours, each session is designed to fit within your preferred schedule
  • We can present the session at your location or our office in Edmonton or Calgary
  • Lunch is provided

*Our Lunch and Learn sessions are accredited with the Alberta Insurance Council.

Lunch and Learn Topics:
For a comprehensive list of topics, click here to download a PDF.


  • Understanding seatbelt and airbag effectiveness
  • Low speed collisions – Resolving minimal damage claims
  • Night-time visibility studies in accident reconstruction
  • Detecting Hazards - Visual Problems Faced by Vehicle Drivers
  • Rollover Accidents and Occupant Restraints
  • Accident reconstruction 101 – understanding accident reconstructions
  • Using technology to resolve collision claims
  • Black Boxes – new developments in Crash Data Retrieval
  • Accident reconstruction case study


  • Working wounded – Investigating workplace injuries
  • Interpreting accident reconstructions for bodily injury
  • Slips and trips go far beyond ‘Oops’
  • The Biomechanics of Injury
  • Occupant dynamics – what happens during a collision


  • Answers out of the ashes – origin and cause investigations
  • Electrical and appliance fires
  • Heavy equipment fires
  • The first 72 hours- Protecting your interests in fire loss claims
  • Vehicle Fires – Origin and Cause


  • Diagnosing material failures
  • Building failure and structural engineering analysis: Case studies
  • Filtering facts through the cracks - The failure investigation process
  • Property Loss Winter claims
  • Floods, Fires and Failures – Case Studies
  • Rebuilding buildings – a structural engineering perspective


  • Cross examination of expert witnesses
  • Building your case - Engineers in the courtroom
  • Managing complex insurance losses
  • Photography basics – How to get the most out of your camera
  • The importance of photographs in forensic investigations

For more information or to book a Lunch and Learn, please contact Tony Thibaudeau at or 1.877.244.6251.

Don’t see the topic you’re looking for? Contact us with your request!

Don’t see the topic you’re looking for?

Contact us with your request!

Sintra Engineering has presented for the following associations and organizations:

Alberta Association of Insurance Adjusters
Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association
Alberta Fire Chiefs
Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Canadian Association of Independent Adjusters
Canadian Bar Association
Canadian Defense Lawyer’s Association
Canadian Institute
Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association
City of Edmonton
City of St. Albert
Edmonton Chapter of The International Materials Information Society
Fire Investigation Association of Alberta
Grant MacEwan College
Insurance Institute of Canada
Insurance Institute of Northern Alberta
Insurance Institute of Southern Alberta
Legal Education Society of Alberta
Metro Continuing Education
Northern Alberta Risk and Insurance Management Society
Saskatchewan Trial Lawyer’s Association

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