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Traits of a Process Orientated Body Shop

Repairing vehicles right the first time, on time, with exceptional customers service is easier said than done. ABRA Auto Body Repair Experts of America have built a reputation for being a processes-orientated group of collision repair facilities. Although these traits may seem obvious, they are often overlooked at the average body shop. Eliminate the Time-Wasting

Web Presence Management: The 8 Biggest Mistakes Collision Repair Shops Make Online

We at Optima Automotive have come across many online missteps by collision repair businesses, mistakes they often don’t even realize they’ve made or are actively making.

Police Across Country Are Taking Fewer and Fewer Accident Reports

Shrinking operating budgets and more demands on protecting communities from civil unrest as well as domestic and foreign terrorism are making accident-scene reporting a low priority.

Rhode Island Auto Body Shops and Insurance Companies Battle Over Bills Once Again

Most heavily vetted issue would allow for both first-party and third-party lawsuits to be brought against insurance companies.

Vehicle Body, Paint and Interior Repair in Australia Industry Report Now Updated by IBISWorld

A combination of safer new vehicles and more risk-averse drivers has reduced vehicle accidents and decreased demand for the industry’s services.

Automated Vehicle Technology: Threat Or Opportunity

Body shop owners are now wondering what the new automated vehicle technology will mean for them and their technicians.

From the VP: Retention, Recruitment and Retraining

Focus on the “Three R’s” – retention, recruitment and retraining – and you’ll be well on your way to finding the qualified technicians you need.

Alliance of Automotive Service Providers-Minnesota Introduces Anti-Steering Bill

Legislation intended to level playing field between insurers and state’s auto body shops by prohibiting insurers from, among other things, requiring that their insureds go to a particular shop.