Month: April 2011

HEARD IN THE INDUSTRY

“Our goal is to present 150 recycled vehicles to families and service organizations throughout the United States.” – Bill Mayer of Insurance Auto Auctions speaking of the National Auto Body Council’s 2011 “Recycled Rides” program (www.recycledrides.org), which brings insurers, shops and industry vendors together to repair donated vehicles for non-profits and families-in-need

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RESEARCH: Mileage tracking could reduce accidents

A new study finds that pay-as-you-drive insurance, in which drivers’ insurance rates are based on their actual mileage tracked by the insurer, could reduce driving and accidents. The study, commissioned by the Conservation Law Foundation and Environmental Insurance Agency, estimated that switching all Massachusetts drivers to a per-mile auto insurance pricing would reduce mileage, accident […]

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HEARD IN THE INDUSTRY

“I’ve been an advocate over the past several years for online training within the organizations that I’ve been part. I see that being a demand here at I-CAR in terms of how we deliver training to our customers as well. I think it opens a lot of doors for training where the downtime and expense […]

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