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Mike Anderson Debuts Scanning, Negotiations Course at NORTHEAST

Anderson’s new seminar was designed to address shops’ complaints about insurers not paying for pre- and post-repair scans.

AASP/NJ and WMABA Score with Next-Level Education at NORTHEAST 2019

For the second year, WMABA partnered with AASP/NJ to present the Collision Professional Repairer Education Program (Collision P.R.E.P.).

Sign Up for WMABA’s Collision P.R.E.P. Education at NORTHEAST

The WMABA is encouraging collision repairers to register for its Collision P.R.E.P. courses at the AASP/NJ NORTHEAST Show March 15-17 at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus, N.J.

WMABA Asks Collision Repairers to Rate Insurance Companies

The Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association has announced that it is opening a survey for collision repairers in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. to anonymously rate insurers in several categories.

WMABA President Receives SCRS Regional Lifetime Achievement Award at 50th Anniversary Dinner

The Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association (WMABA) celebrated its 50-year anniversary with a membership dinner on Dec. 13 and a special surprise: WMABA President Torchy Chandler being awarded the Society of Collision Repair Specialists’ Regional Lifetime Achievement Award.

Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association Seeking Speakers for Collision P.R.E.P.

The Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association (WMABA) announced that it is now seeking speakers for its Collision P.R.E.P. education event at the NORTHEAST Automotive Services Show March 15-17 in Secaucus, N.J.

Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association Hosting Shop Processes, Culture Workshop

The Washington Metropolitan Autobody Association (WMABA) is hosting a workshop called, “Shop Processes, Culture and Quality Control while Reducing Liability,” on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 from 1-3:30 p.m.

Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association Gearing up for 2018 Golf Outing

The event raises money for the local Jerry Dalton Memorial Education Fund.

OEM Certification Is a ‘Culture Shift’ for Auto Body Shops

A March 17 panel discussion on OEM certification touched on the elephant in the room for the auto body industry: the disparity between shops that have invested in the training, tooling and equipment to perform proper repairs on today’s vehicles, and those that haven’t.

AASP/NJ Celebrates Biggest NORTHEAST Show in Event’s 41-Year History

Held March 16-18 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, N.J., NORTHEAST 2018 boasted a 20-percent increase in attendance from last year, a new additional floor for exhibitors and the debut of the Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association’s (WMABA) Collision P.R.E.P. track.

Online Registration for NORTHEAST’s Collision P.R.E.P. Closes March 8

Today (March 8) is the last day to register online for the inaugural Collision P.R.E.P. (Professional Repairer Education Program) at the 2018 NORTHEAST Automotive Services Show.

West Virginia Bill Would Require New OEM Crash Parts on Newer Vehicles

The West Virginia Senate is considering a bill that would forbid body shops and insurance carriers from specifying aftermarket crash parts and recycled OEM parts for three-year-old and newer vehicles.