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AkzoNobel Hosts Repair Planning Seminar

AkzoNobel Automotive & Aerospace Coatings (A&AC) North America recently hosted an area-wide training seminar entitled “The Role of the Repair Planner,” at AkzoNobel’s Canadian headquarters in Etobicoke, Ontario. Three half-day sessions, which were held Nov. 14–15, were specifically designed to educate body shop customers on the proper implementation of repair planning, a foundational component of

Allstate Donates $95,000 to Collision Repair Education Foundation

Allstate Insurance Company has displayed its commitment to the future of the collision industry by contributing $95,000 to the Collision Repair Education Foundation. Allstate’s donation enhances the Education Foundation’s ability to offer grants and scholarships to career and technical schools and colleges and the students attending these schools. The $95,000 contribution from Allstate will support

That’s Included Selects Winner of ‘Adjuster Quote of the Day’ Calendar Contest

Collision shops pick State Farm CEO Edward B. Rust Jr. as the person they most wanted to send a calendar.

CARSTAR Opens 25th Ohio Location in Cleveland

CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts, North America’s largest multi-shop operator network (MSO), has announced the opening of Coach & Collision CARSTAR in Cleveland, Ohio. The opening of this new shop brings the total number of CARSTAR locations in Ohio to 25. Owned by Jeremy and Theresa Orsky, Coach & Collision CARSTAR is located at 1120

CCC Information Systems Acquires Injury Sciences LLC

CCC Information Services Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Injury Sciences LLC, a leader in providing insurance carriers with scientifically based analytic tools to help identify fraudulent and exaggerated injury claims associated with automobile accidents. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Injury Sciences is the pioneer of injury causation

American Honda Launches Airbag Awareness Website

AirbagAware.Honda.com aims to shed light on counterfeit airbag issue.

Caliber Collision Opens New Shop in Oklahoma

Store is third in Oklahoma City market and 112th total.

North Carolina Body Shop Sues Six Insurers on Behalf of Customers

Pack Brothers Collision Center accuses Nationwide, State Farm, Allstate, GEICO, Penn National and Amica of refusing to pay for “reasonable and necessary” parts, procedures and materials.

Auto Angels to Gift Vehicles and Repairs

The Auto Angels of the Florida Auto-body Collision Alliance’s (FACA) Mid-State Chapter will give away reconditioned vehicles and mechanical services to local residents in need of dependable transportation. The event will take place Thursday, Dec. 20 at 11 a.m. at Victory Church in Lakeland, Fla. The association sorted through more than 260 applications to select

Valley Motor Center Donates Recycled Rides to Disabled American Veterans of California

Valley Motor Center recently donated two refurbished vehicles to the Disabled American Veterans of California (DAV) as part of the national Recycled Rides effort. A 2006 Toyota Sienna (shown) and a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica were gifted to the organization on Dec. 10. “Our goal is to help as many people who are in need as

AkzoNobel Benevolence Program to Gift Refurbished Vehicles During Holidays

Fifteen collision repair centers across the U.S. and Canada to participate in program starting Dec. 17.

Arizona School Adds Collision Repair Technology Education Center and Training Program

Leading Edge Auto Refinishes and Kachina Automotive Equipment partner with East Valley Institute of Technology to bring collision training to Mesa.