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1HomePageMap small se 0816Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and West Virginia

Earlier this year, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam unveiled plans to eliminate the state’s motor vehicle safety inspection program.

As if dealerships didn’t have enough to concern them nowadays because of the coronavirus pandemic, reports out of one of North Carolina’s largest cities indicated 11 dealers and a rental car facility have seen nearly 50 vehicles stolen in the past month---inventory worth more than $1 million.

Volkswagen Chattanooga has reassessed plans to resume production May 3.

Classic Collision Inc., an Atlanta-based automotive collision repair company, announced it has acquired Palm Collision Center in the South Florida region.

Florida Spine & Joint Institute (FSJI) has sued GEICO for over $750,000, alleging intentional interference with contractual relations and defamation.

The Alabama Small Business Commission Emergency Task Force and the Subcommittee to Reopen the Economy on April 17 released "Reopen Alabama Responsibly," a detailed report and series of recommendations on resuming business operations during the next stage of the fight against the coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic.

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