These were the top five collision repair news stories on Autobody News this week. Scroll through to get caught up, or if you want a second read.
AirPro Diagnostics announced Josh McFarlin, former executive vice president of operations, has been promoted to president and COO. Michael Quinn, former president, has been promoted to chief global development officer and will retain industry relations responsibilities.
"I’m not sure I understand how or why any organization that claims to support right to repair would dismiss or oppose an agreement that reinforces that position," said Executive Director Aaron Schulenburg.
Axalta has been the paint vendor of choice for Bamford’s Collision Service since it opened, and in 2022, it switched to Axalta’s Spies Hecker® Permahyd® Hi-TEC.
I-CAR on July 18 marked the official launch of CollisionCareers.com, a seminal online experience dedicated to connecting individuals to rewarding opportunities in collision repair.
The U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet on July 18 held a hearing on proposed bills in Congress regarding right to repair issues.