Philadelphia Archives - BodyShop Business
Virgin Mary Statue Stolen from Philadelphia Auto Body Shop

Any kind of theft is bad, but when someone swipes your statue of the Blessed Mother? Well, that’s just taking things to a new low.

Property Casualty 360 Lists Top 9 Insurance Fraudsters of 2016

List includes Philadelphia mobster and body shop owner Ron Galati, who staged bogus deer hits in an attempt to soak up $5 million from auto insurers for trumped-up injury and damage claims.

Philadelphia Collision Center Commits to Investing $15,000 Per Year for Training

The collision repair center sends its technical team to workshops and courses around the country sponsored by I-CAR, Assured Performance Network, Mercedes-Benz, and other private trade schools for the industry.

Philadelphia Official, Auto Body Shop Charged in $400K Fraud

Prosecutors allege a city fleet supervisor steered work to American Collision, which overcharged the city $400,000 for phony or inflated bills.

Complete Agenda Released for ASA Training in Philadelphia

Agenda includes a full-day management session dedicated to shop owners and managers and also service repair training to the technicians and service advisors.

Body Shop Owner, Mercedes-Benz Dealers Give Big in Fight to Cure Blood-Related Cancers

This will mark the third year in a row that the LLS will raffle off a brand-new Mercedes-Benz at their black-tie event.

Axalta to Build Global Innovation Center in Philadelphia

The 175,000-square-foot facility will be home to Axalta’s global research, product development and technology initiatives.