As part of its commitment to providing the collision repair industry with training, services and support, I-CAR® has made key industry facing and management team additions that are working to expand and improve their industry support initiatives. Here’s a recap of additions in 2016.
The Automotive Service Association’s (ASA) “How’s Your Business?” survey for 2016 is now available online.
To celebrate the demonstration of nitrogen plastic welding in this year’s SkillsUSA Plastic Repair Segment and to support technical schools in preparing their students for the competition, Polyvance is announcing a Tech School Rebate Program.
The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) of the Auto Care Association will host the 2017 YANG Leadership Conference, May 5-6, at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas. The conference takes place in conjunction with the Auto Care Association Spring Leadership Days and is designed for young professionals under the age of 40 in the auto care industry.
During the Society of Collision Repair Specialists' (SCRS) open board meeting in Palm Springs, California, SCRS launched the first of a series of its Education Committee videos that will be released throughout 2017.
In early December, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued a one sentence decision refusing to reinstate the plaintiff/appellants' appeal in Parker Auto Body v. State Farm Automobile Insurance Company.
I-CAR® has released seven new one-hour online courses as part of its new Vehicle and Technology Specific Training curriculum portfolio.
The Auto Care Association has launched autocareadvocacy.org, a new website for auto care professionals to get more involved in the public policy process.
The Executive Summary of the collision repair industry Snapshot Survey, co-sponsored by the Collision Repair Education Foundation and I-CAR, is now available.
ABRA Auto Body & Glass recently announced that it has added three key executive leadership roles to help execute its national growth strategy.
Nabil Al-Dabei at work in Bemac Auto Body shop.
It's been a pivotal year for a Syrian family living in Ottawa. A new country. A new language.
And now, a new full-time job for the father, pursuing his passion working with cars.