Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine
The National Auto Body Council will host its first golf fundraising event of 2021, July 21 at Mountain View Golf Club in Ewing Township, NJ.
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) will host a virtual membership meeting, “Get Paid for More of Your Work at Labor Rates You Deserve,” at 6:30 p.m. ET April 21 via Zoom.
A man in Maryland is being charged with wire fraud after obtaining multiple COVID-19 relief loans.
Employees at a Waterville, ME, auto body manufacturing plant repeatedly informed management of fall and noise hazards but these reports went ignored until the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) opened an inspection Oct. 1, 2020, in response to a complaint.
A Pawtucket, RI, woman was arraigned in federal court in Providence, RI, on April 1 and released on personal recognizance, charged by way of indictment with allegedly executing a scheme to defraud her auto body repair shop employer of approximately $580,000.
The owner of Everett and Worcester, MA, auto body shops was sentenced March 31 in federal court in Worcester in connection with a payroll tax scheme resulting in a tax loss to the IRS of more than $290,000.
New York Attorney General Letitia James and New York Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Michael Schmidt on March 26 announced the guilty pleas of two Long Island auto repair shops and their owner for tax evasion.
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) is looking forward to the return of its flagship event this fall.
Members of the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) recently gathered for “Understanding the Role of the Division of Insurance,” an association-hosted virtual event that welcomed industry attorney Patrick J. McGuire, Esq. for a discussion on the do’s and don’ts of successfully submitting complaints and inquiries to the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance (NJDOBI).
Recently, a deserving Butler, PA, recipient experienced a life-changing event---the presentation of vehicles to provide them independence and the ability to work and take care of their family---thanks to Service King-Etna and car donor GEICO, along with the National Auto BodyCouncil Recycled Rides program.