In Case You Missed It: Top 5 Stories of the Week of April 1-5

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.

CCC Crash Course Report: Auto Tech and EV Repairs Escalate Costs, Delays

The now-quarterly report found a 60% increase in time for vehicle to enter repair shops after an estimate since before the pandemic.

4-Day Workweek: Can It Work at Your Collision Repair Facility?

The alternative schedule can help a shop stand out to potential employees, but there are several factors to consider.

From the Desk of Mike Anderson: Creating an Action Plan is Key to Reaching Business Goals

Collision shop owners often have a goal, but they don't always have a strategy in place to achieve it.

Drive Safely Through OSHA Compliance: Top 5 Violations for Dealers and Repair Shops

Revving up your dealership or repair shop involves more than just tuning engines and closing deals. Ensuring workplace safety is paramount, not only for your employees' well-being but also to steer clear of potential OSHA violations.

Kansas Auto Body Association, CREF Partner to Raise Money for State Training Programs, Students

The new initiative aims to get more funding to potential future technicians, while connecting them with the collision repair industry.

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