When you think of auto body shops and mechanics, most of us think of that as being a man’s job. But one local woman is changing that concept entirely.
According to OSHA, federal safety inspectors often find that permanent and temporary employees in the auto parts industry face common workplace dangers such as falls, amputations and electrocution hazards--a trend inspectors found continues at a Thomson, Georgia manufacturer of BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Fiat-Chrysler, Subaru and General Motors parts.
Gerber Collision & Glass has announced the September 7 opening of a collision repair center in Sebastian, Florida.
Building Homes for Heroes® and Advance Auto Parts, Inc. have announced a donation of $2.1 million, which will be used by Building Homes for Heroes to build or modify homes that will be gifted, mortgage-free, to veterans who were injured during the time of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Watch out for vehicles damaged by devastating floods in Louisiana to show up for sale on new and used car lots in North Carolina, Attorney General Roy Cooper cautioned consumers in August.
Axalta's Front Royal, Virginia manufacturing plant celebrates its 35th year of operation with a community celebration and recognition from government officials. Lou Papa, plant manager, presents a cake that commemorates the 35th anniversary and Axalta's 150th year of innovation. (Photo: Axalta)
On Labor Day, Axalta Coating Systems celebrated 35 years of operations at its Front Royal Virginia manufacturing plant with a program, festivities, tours and a barbecue for employees, their families, and local dignitaries.
Michelle Hendrickson is a very lucky person. The Norfolk, VA woman, who described herself as a full-time student, won the $100,000 top prize in the Winner Take All Scratcher game.
The 2016 Snap-on Franchisee Conference (SFC) highlighted the latest in product innovations, business seminars and programs to enhance the success of Snap-on Tools franchisees.
Attorney General Sam Olens announced on August 4 that Southtowne Motors of Newnan, Inc.; Southtowne Chevrolet Buick GMC; Southtowne Motors, Inc.; Southtowne Hyundai Riverdale; Southtowne Motors of Newnan II, Inc.; and Southtowne Hyundai of Newnan have entered into Assurances of Voluntary Compliance with the State of Georgia.
Overall Parts Solutions (OPS), a provider of parts procurement management systems to the auto collision industry, has announced a partnership with Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) to provide its proprietary suite of technology tools for the area's franchise dealerships and body shop customers.
Ashley Stevenson of the Standing Hand and Hand Foundation will hold a back-to-school drive from 2pm to 6pm on August 27 at the Bentley Community Center, 234 Wilmington Ave., Statesville, NC.
Gerber Collision & Glass has announced the July 22 opening of a collision repair center in Titusville, Florida.