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Friday, 17 August 2018 22:14

CO Auto Body Shops Backed Up for Months From Hail Damage

Written by Krystal Story, KRDO


Thousands of cars damaged by the hail storm on August 6 won't be able to get repaired as quickly as their owners would like.

Thursday, 16 August 2018 18:50

UT Collision Repair-Focused Student Earns Gold Medal in National Competition

Written by Barbara Christiansen for Daily Herald

When Scotty George graduates from Utah Valley University in August, there will be pinstripes in his future---but they won’t be on his suit. They will be on vehicles.

Friday, 10 August 2018 16:38

Truck Thefts Increase in Southern AZ

Written by Lupita Murillo, News 4 Tucson


In the United States, statistics show a vehicle is stolen every 45 seconds, and more often during the summer time.

Steve Guinn, president/CEO of Hodges Collision Center in Texas, announced that Brandon Fisch was named Director of Operations in an ongoing effort to strengthen the Hodges Collision management team.

In male-dominated industries like collision repair, women are often paid less for the same jobs that men hold, and only a low percentage make it to the top of the career ladder.

Friday, 03 August 2018 19:57

Vandalism Victims May Be Covered by Insurance in OK

Written by Ari James, The Daily Ardmoreite


A string of vandalism cases across the north side of the city have been reported to Ardmore, OK, Police since they occurred July 30.

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