Northeastern Association News

On Thursday, Sept. 12, AASP/NJ provided an overview of what collision repair shop owners need to know about ADAS technology by hosting a panel discussion on the topic at the Gran Centurions in Clark, NJ.

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 18:26

AASP/NJ Creates Legal Defense Fund to Aid Shops Battling Litigation

Written by Alexis Wilson

The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) has established a Legal Defense Fund to provide financial assistance to member shops battling industry-related issues through the legal process.

On Aug. 24, the Pennsylvania Automotive Recycling Trade Society (PARTS) and ARA-NJ collaborated to host the CONNECT 2019 Summit and Expo at the Philadelphia West Marriott in West Conshohocken, PA.

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 18:55

OEM Repair Procedure Legislation Vetoed in New Hampshire

Written by Alexis Wilson

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu has vetoed OEM Repair Procedure legislation.

This summer, AASP/NJ co-sponsored two seminars entitled “Estimating Accuracy Essentials [Part 1],” presented by AASP/NJ President Jerry McNee, and John Niechwiadowicz of QLC, Inc.

On Thursday, Sept. 12, AASP/NJ will help provide an overview of what collision repair shop owners need to know about ADAS technology by hosting a special panel discussion on the topic.

Several months ago, AASP-MA hosted National Auto Body Research (NABR) for an informative presentation on their Variable Rate Survey (VRS), and as a result, the association launched NABR’s Standardized Labor Rate Survey in Massachusetts.

Thursday, 11 July 2019 21:12

Tech Students Receive $20K in Scholarships to Pursue Industry Careers

Written by Alexis Wilson

Four students enrolled at a Queens, NY, post-secondary technical institute have been awarded over $20,000 in scholarships to pursue careers as automotive technicians, a highly in-demand field that provides a pathway to quality long-term careers.

AASP/NJ hosted its 8th Annual Race Night on June 11 at RPM Raceway in Jersey City, NJ.

On May 21, the Auto Body Association of Connecticut (ABAC) held its May meeting, attracting a full house of collision repair professionals.