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Monday, 16 July 2018 17:14

14 Charged in Auto Insurance Fraud Scheme in Miami-Dade County, Prosecutors Say

Written by Carlos Suarez, WPLG

A group of people are facing serious charges after authorities said they filed 45 separate insurance claims over the course of seven months for accidents that never took place and for repairs to cars that were never made.

Friday, 13 July 2018 21:45

NC Law Requires Insurance Companies to Enforce Laws for 3rd Party Claims

Written by Autobody News Contributor

A couple of years ago, Billy Walkowiak approached North Carolina House Representative John Torbett and Senator Kathy Harrington with a concern about diminished value not being covered as required by North Carolina law. 

Thursday, 12 July 2018 22:38

Florida Lawsuits Decrease for Auto Glass Repair Insurance

Written by Emmariah Holcomb,

Auto glass lawsuits, which increased from 2006 to 2016, are starting to decline in Florida.

Thursday, 12 July 2018 21:37

New Auto Body Shop To Come to Meridian, MS

Written by Jim Brock, The Meridian Star

Joe Hudson’s Collision Center will open its newest auto body repair shop later this year in Meridian, MS.

Tuesday, 10 July 2018 15:03

Monroe, NC, Man Charged With Auto Insurance Fraud

Written by Staff, The Enquirer Journal

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announced the arrest of Gary Miller, 44, of Monroe, NC, on July 3. Miller was charged with felony insurance fraud.

Thursday, 05 July 2018 20:18

CARCO Adds Windshield Damage Inspections To Fight Fraud in FL

Written by Emmariah Holcomb,

CARCO is adding windshield damage inspection to its Florida Site Network. The goal is to identify and prevent fraudulent windshield damage claims from being filed with insurance companies.

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 22:28

Ascue’s Paint and Body Shop Is Successful at 50 and Counting in SC

Written by Barney Blakeney, The Charleston Chronicle

Earlier this spring, Timothy ‘Pete’ Ascue celebrated the 50th anniversary of his auto paint and body business. 

Thursday, 21 June 2018 22:48

Collision Repair Students in Chattanooga, TN, Prepare for SkillsUSA

Written by Betty Proctor, Chattanooga State

Over the course of six years, Chattanooga State’s associate instructor of collision repair, Tim Chastain, has welcomed females into a predominantly male setting with no regrets whatsoever.

Monday, 18 June 2018 16:59

Boggs Body Revs Up Memories, Restores Dreams in Warrenton, VA

Written by Anita L. Sherman, Fauquier Times

It’s a hot afternoon in Warrenton, VA---even hotter if you are under the hood of a car or beneath the car itself.

Friday, 15 June 2018 21:05

Senator: Trump Tariffs May Drive Off Alabama's Auto Jobs

Written by Brad Harper, Montgomery Advertiser

Alabama Sen. Doug Jones said a proposal by President Donald Trump to place a 25 percent tariff on imported cars, trucks and auto parts could cause automotive plant workers to lose their jobs, especially in Alabama.