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California Considers Rewrite of State’s Body Shop Equipment Regulations

The proposed revision would require all body shops to have the required equipment and current reference manuals for the types of vehicles being repaired.

Boeing Crashes Raise Questions About Autonomous Transportation

The recent crashes of two Boeing Co. 737 Max jets raise questions about whether U.S. transportation regulators are ready for self-driving cars and automated transportation, according to a Property Casualty 360 article.

Pennsylvania Auto Body Shop Ordered to Pay Thousands in Back Pay, Damages

The shop, McElwain Brothers Paint and Collision, will be paying $67,462 to its workers after it was determined by the U.S. Department of Labor that the business had violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Automotive Service Association Continues to Prevent Dismantling of Federal Insurance Office

“We will need collision repairers to stand with us one more time this congressional session to protect a regulatory tool that is structured to help consumers and collision repairers,” said Scott Benavidez, AAM, ASA collision operations committee director from Albuquerque, N.M.

Germany Aims to Make First Legal Framework for Self-Driving Cars

The laws attempt to deal with what some call the “Death Valley” of autonomous vehicles: the gray area between semi-autonomous and fully driverless cars that could delay the driverless future.

What to Know About New Overtime Laws

Overtime Pay Laws has created a graphic to easily explain the new laws.

US Officials Rethinking Position on Self-Driving Cars

Language that the federal government is revisiting specifies that in states where the public can access the cars, a licensed driver should be behind the wheel.