Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
Vehicle Service Group (VSG) announced a $7 million expansion to its Madison, IN, operation.
The VISION Hi-Tech Training & Expo has announced its 2021 event will transition from an in-person event to a virtual event in March.
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer recently signed bipartisan compromise legislation that shields many businesses from liability on COVID-19---a big priority for business groups like the Michigan Chamber of Commerce---and also enshrines some worker protections into law.
DCR Systems announced Oct. 22 the company has partnered with the Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge Ram (CJDR) of Willoughby dealership in Ohio and converted an existing, outdated body shop to a DCR-operated and dealer-branded accident repair center.
Several local Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) students will be reaping the benefits of a generous donation from General Motors.
Crash Champions Collison Repair at 3930 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard, OH, hosted first responders from the Hilliard and Columbus communities at a special National Auto Body Council F.R.E.E. education and guidance program on Oct. 14, to help ensure Ohio drivers have the best prepared response in case of an accident.
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN) is pleased to announce it will host “Creating an AWAIR Program for Your Shop.”
On Oct. 9, a jury found Morrie’s 394 Hyundai, LLC, of St. Louis Park, MN, liable for retaliation against former employee Victoria McVey and awarded her $200,000 in damages.