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Atlanta to Host SCRS Week Events in April

On Tuesday, April 7th, the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) will hold an open board meeting from 3:00 - 5:00 pm at the Crown Plaza Ravinia in Atlanta. Anyone wishing to learn more about the association's industry work is encouraged to a...

Collision Care Restores Car and Gifts to Autistic Family

Collision Care, through their charity of choice Louie’s Voice, speaking up for Autism, rendered a life-changing moment for a North Philadelphia mother today. She was given a car, and it caught her totally off guard. Icylee Basketbill picked her dau...

U.S. Senator Urges Attorney General to Investigate Auto Insurance Scheme

Following a CNN investigation uncovering new evidence that auto insurance companies may be directing repair shops to use cheaper and possibly more dangerous parts, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holde...

Mississippi Body Shop Owner Runs for Insurance Commissioner

In the same week a Louisiana body shop owner announced his candidacy for insurance commissioner of Louisiana, John Mosley, owner of Clinton Body Shop in Clinton, Miss., has decided to run for insurance commissioner of Mississippi. Mosley is one of...

Industry Provides Over $13 Million in Donations to Collision School Programs in 2014

In 2014 the collision industry provided over $13 million in donations to high school and college collision school programs through the Collision Repair Education Foundation. Over $30 million has been provided since 2008 when the Education Foundation ...

Collision Industry Conference Requests Survey Input

The Collision Industry Conference (CIC) Marketing Committee is asking industry members to take its new survey, which aims to identify the drivers for CIC meeting attendance and the impact of future presentation topics. The CIC is a forum made up o...

S/P2 Introduces New Interviewing Course For Automotive Students

S/P2 has launched a new course, “Land That Job: Interview Skills for Automotive Students.” The course complements the S/P2 Automotive school courses, helping instructors prepare their students for the interview process. “We really saw a need...

PPG Refinish Products Granted Good Housekeeping Seal Of Approval

PPG Automotive Refinish has announced that several of its popular products have earned the Good Housekeeping Seal, long regarded as a trusted symbol of quality. The product lines receiving the Seal include Envirobase High Performance, Aquabase Plus, ...

SCRS Offers Factors to Consider Before Investing in Aluminum Repair

The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) recently sat down with representatives from the equipment and tooling sides of the industry, as well as several collision repairers who have made big investments in aluminum repair, to get their pers...

Congress Introduces Vehicle Safety Bill

Members of the energy and commerce committee and its subcommittee on commerce manufacturing and trade introduced a bill to enhance oversight, improve information-sharing and promote safety of American cars. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, Rep. Frank Pallone ...

Louisiana Body Shop Owner Runs for Insurance Commissioner

Matt Parker, owner of Parker Auto Body in Munroe, La., announced his candidacy for insurance commissioner on March 2 for the Oct. 24 election. He will face off with Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon, who is seeking re-election. Both men are Republic...

Mitchell Hosts Auto Body Shop Boot Camp In St. Louis

Mitchell, a provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and collision repair industries, will be hosting a local auto body shop boot camp for repair shops in the St. Louis area on Wednesday, Ma...

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