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Michigan Governor Signs Legislation to Allow Operation of Autonomous Vehicles on Michigan Roadways

Senate Bill 995 will allow operation of autonomous vehicles on Michigan roads where before only testing of these vehicles by manufacturers was permitted.

Gerber Collision & Glass Increases Presence in Michigan with Acquisition of Adrian’s Collision Centers

The five new locations in Dearborn, Farmington Hills, Marysville, Northville and Southfield will complement Gerber’s 14 other centers in the Detroit area.

Google Seeks Changes in Michigan’s Self-Driving Car Bill

Google sees some of the language in the new legislation as excluding companies like Google that are newcomers to making cars.

Michigan Senate Unanimously Approves Autonomous Vehicle Legislation

The four-bill package would allow autonomous vehicles to be driven on roads in the state for any reason, not only while being tested.

1Collision Network Expands into Michigan

The new addition to the Network, Butler’s Collision, is located in Roseville, Mich.

Michigan Governor Vetoes Aftermarket Parts Bill

The bill authors included new language that would limit the use of aftermarket parts by mandating that an aftermarket part would have to be verified by a nationally recognized automotive parts-testing agency.

ASA Testifies Before Michigan Senate on Parts Procurement Bill

“Insurance companies should not be mandating the use of a specific software, technology or vendor for purchasing parts,” ASA President/Executive Director Dan Risley said.

Team PRP Adds Michigan Auto Recycler to Nationwide Network

Schram Auto Parts first opened in the early 1920s and has remained a family-owned business and is now headed by the fourth generation of family members.

Michigan TV Station Report Highlights Body Shops’ Federal Lawsuit, Questionable Parts

The shops are alleging that at the time they are used, the parts are deformed and often unsafe, putting their credibility on the line.

Axalta to Host Award-Winning Students from Mexico for Michigan Plant Internship

The students, Victor Arellanes and Juan Carlos Zarate, are winners of the Axalta Mexico Science Award.

Michigan Bill Addresses Insurer-Mandated Parts Procurement

If enacted, this legislation would end all requirements for Michigan repairers in DRP agreements to use a specific vendor or process to procure parts and other materials.

Gerber Collision & Glass Opens New Repair Location in Michigan

On June 12th, Gerber Collision & Glass opened a new collision repair location in Battle Creek, Mich.