Fanshawe College latest training provider to join TrainingMatters.ca

Toronto, Ontario — October 7, 2013 — Media Matters, Inc., is pleased to announce that Fanshawe College in London, Ont., has joined the ranks of training providers listing their courses on TrainingMatters.ca, the collision repair industry’s training portal.  Fanshawe College offers a three-year Auto Body and Collision Damage Repair  apprentice program for those registered as […]

New funding allocated for collision shops hiring new staff

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — October 7, 2013 — There’s money on the table for repairers willing to pick it up by hiring new people. New funding initiatives have just been announced by AYCE Employment Services and Collision Industry Information Assistance (CIIA) that allow employers to access as much as $17,800 in incentives.   […]

VIDEO: Ringbrothers’s favourite street machines

By CRM Staff Spring Green, Wisconsin — Oct. 7, 2013 — Global Finishing Solutions recently sat down for an interview with Mike and Jim Ring, better known as the Ringbrothers. In the video Mike and Jim discuss their background in the collision industry, having developed a passion for it at very early ages. They also […]

CANATICS to help fight against insurance fraud

Toronto, Ontario — Oct. 4, 2013 — The insurance industry will welcome a new not-for-profit organization designed to aid in the fight to indentify suspicious or fraudulent insurance claims. Canadian National Insurance Crime Services (CANATICS) will enhance the abilities of insurance companies to fight auto insurance fraud, an act which can become a significant cost […]