Manitoba Public Insurance unveils the top frauds of 2015

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Winnipeg, Manitoba — January 2, 2016 — Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) has unveiled what it’s calling the Top Five Frauds of 2015. Fraudulent and suspicious claims are handled by Manitoba Public Insurance’s Special Investigation Unit (SIU). The efforts of this special unit resulted in fraud savings last year of $7.6 million for Manitoba auto insurance […]

Fix Auto – The Miller Group helps get a family back on the road

Noelani Dreger, her sons Gaberial and William, and some of the team from Fix Auto Abbotsford who helped get Dreger into a refurbished Nissan Altima in time for the holidays.

By Jeff Sanford Abbotsford, British Columbia — January 2, 2016 — Employees and the owner of Fix Auto – The Miller Group in Abbotsford, Chilliwack and Vernon help make life more tolerable for families in need by refurbishing vehicles in each of these communities. For the tenth year in a row, Fix Auto Abbotsford East […]

Consolidation, connected cars and materials use will shape collision repair in 2016

2015 may be remembered as the year the auto industry got together with Silicon Valley. Projects like the Apple Titan grabbed a lot of headlines. Note that this is an artist's conception of what such a vehicle could look like, not an official concept from Apple.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — January 2, 2016 — What a remarkable year it’s been both in collision repair and the wider auto industry. Car sales rebounded to near record levels. The world learned Silicon Valley is coming to the transportation sector (or vice versa). Consolidation in the collision repair sector continued apace. First […]