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Impact comes at expense of consumers, says spokesperson for Property Casualty Insurers Association of America.
4/7/2014 4:05:21 PM
Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association expresses disappointment, states consumers were "let down."
3/21/2014 10:43:35 AM
New Tier 3 rule would cut sulfur levels in fuel and strengthen vehicle emissions equipment requirements.
3/10/2014 3:14:41 PM
Senate Bill 487 would prohibit insurers from requiring the use of alternative collision parts on vehicles less than five years old.
3/5/2014 1:24:47 PM
Association claims insurers are asking collision repairers to testify against Senate Bill 487 that addresses aftermarket parts and parts procurement.
2/11/2014
At hearing, FIO Director Michael McRaith notes that Republican President Theodore Roosevelt called for the federal regulation of insurance in his 1904...
2/7/2014
Organization notes technology will improve safety by allowing vehicles to "talk" to each and avoid crashes.
2/4/2014
Senate Bill 487 to prohibit insurer-mandated parts procurement processes or vendors and the usage of aftermarket parts for the first three years of th...
1/30/2014
The Alliance, Global, AAIA and CARE collectively agree to end the "Right to Repair" debate.
1/23/2014
Jordan Wooten of Coastal Collision Works tells of short pays, inconsistencies and delays in claims with State Farm.
1/8/2014
Meeting will take place Wednesday, Jan. 22 at the Calvert House in Annapolis, Md.
1/6/2014
"There are boundaries in protecting your business, and these two insurer mandates cross those boundaries," said ASA Executive Director Dan Risley.
11/20/2013
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Panel calls legislation a "mixed bag" with varying degrees of effectiveness.
9/13/2013
Association believes changes to OSHA's On-Site Consultation Program could subject participants to enforcement inspections.
8/20/2013
Independent body shops will now be in same retail trade category as dealership shops and taxed at same rate.
6/18/2013
Bill would prohibit insurers from requiring that repairs be made by a particular repair facility as a condition of coverage.
6/12/2013
Northern Michigan Body Shop Association believes legislation will result in safe and proper vehicle repairs with no interference from insurers.
6/5/2013
State insurance commissioner would determine minimum labor rate allowable in Massachusetts by averaging rates of five New England states.
6/5/2013
Department of Transportation reveals plans for regulation of autonomous vehicles.
6/3/2013
PartsChannel Vice President of Operations and Automotive Body Parts Association Chairman Dan Morrissey replaces Eileen Sottile.
5/28/2013 8:04:23 AM
Association questions safety of copy parts and believes they expose consumers to risks.
5/23/2013 7:47:40 AM
Bill would address inequity of dealership body shops being taxed at half the rate as independent shops.
5/10/2013
ASA emphasizes that most-favored-nation legislation should include property and casualty insurers as well as health insurers.
4/30/2013 8:20:30 AM
The Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) today announced its support of the Promoting Automotive Repair, Trade and Sales (PARTS) Act.   ...
4/26/2013 2:27:23 PM
PartsChannel Inc. has announced its support of congressional legislation that addresses design patents issued by auto manufacturers on collision repai...
4/25/2013 9:36:01 AM
 
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