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General Motors announced Jan. 21 plans to invest nearly $154 million in its Western New York Lockport Components plant.

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Twelve aspiring collision repair students from across the region met at Professionals Auto Body in Altoona, PA, for the SkillsUSA District 7 Skill and Leadership Championships.

Friday, 21 January 2022 08:49

New Jersey Enacts Insurance Bad Faith Statute for Auto Insurers

Written by Troutman Pepper, for JD Supra

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New Jersey has enacted an insurance bad faith statute that will penalize insurers for certain types of conduct in handling claims for uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage as the result of auto accidents.

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Garnett Station Partners, LLC, a New York-based principal investment firm, on Jan. 20 announced it has made a growth investment into VIVE Collision, a leading collision repair multi-site operator in four Northeast states.

Thursday, 13 January 2022 10:16

New Hampshire Gets Federal Funding for Roadway Updates

Written by Christian Wade, The Center Square

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New Hampshire is getting another pile of cash from the federal government to help fix potholed roads and crumbling bridges and expand public transit options.

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The Pennsylvania State Legislature is currently considering SB 965, legislation that would allow companies to test self-driving vehicles on Pennsylvania highways without a driver available to take over in an emergency.