Panel Peril: SCRS releases tip video on repairs to recycled quarter panels

Toronto, Ontario — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has been hard at work over the past few months producing weekly advice videos for collision repairers, with one particular late-July video touching on recycled quarter panels. The ongoing video series from SCRS, hosted by Collision Advice CEO Mike Anderson, reaches all aspects of the collision […]

SCRS Session: Dave Luehr and Society of Collision Repair Specialists to host webinar

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— On July 28, at 2 p.m. EST (1 p.m. CDT), Dave Luehr’s Elite Body Shop Solutions will be hosting a webinar alongside Aaron Schulenburg, the executive director for the  U.S.-based Society of Collision Repair Specilalists (SCRS). Schulenburg will join Luehr for the Power of Community: The Grass Roots of SCRS and What […]

Profit Driver: Steve Trapp of Axalta delivers pre-launch workshop at CCIF

Steve Trapp of Axalta Coatings Systems.

Toronto, Ontario — January 30, 2020 — Early arrivals to this year’s CCIF conference in Toronto got the chance to see one of the auto aftermarket’s best-known figures share key managerial insights on Thursday afternoon. Steve Trapp, the North America Services Manager for Axalta Coating Systems, delivered a workshop on how to drive for 45 […]

Saskatchewan auto repair association joins the SCRS

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — January 17, 2019 — The Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR) is the most recent Canadian association to become affiliated with the largest trade organization representing collision repairers in North America, the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS). The SAAR is a non-profit organization of automotive repairers and associated […]

CIECA awards

By CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — November 22, 2018 — CIECA announced its Electronic Commerce of the Year and Outstanding Achievement awards at SEMA this year. The awards were presented during the second annual Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) Collision Industry Red Carpet breakfast on October 31. The event was organized to provide an opportunity […]

OEM Summit at SEMA to look at hidden dangers of advancing tech

Las Vegas, Nevada — September 28, 2017 — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has revealed the line-up of panelists participating in the OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit sessions as part of the 2017 SEMA Show. The 2017 SEMA Show takes place October 31 to November 4 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Summit topics […]

SEMA Show 2017 set to heat up the desert with cool customs and new products

SEMA Ignited in 2016. The official after-party for the SEMA Show, SEMA Ignited is the only part of the show open to the general public.

By Josh White Las Vegas, Nevada — September 6, 2017 — It’s just a few short weeks until the Las Vegas Convention Centre opens its doors for the 2017 SEMA Show. The annual event has a lot to offer for collision repair professionals, including educational presentations, the New Products Showcase, and over 2,400 exhibitors. The […]

SCRS premieres final MIG/MAG welding video

From Left: Andy Dingman of Dingman’s Collision Center, Michael Bradshaw of K&M Collision, Toby Chess of Kent Automotive and Dave Gruskos of Reliable Automotive Equipment in the third and final MIG welding video, which focuses on protective equipment.

Toronto, Ontario — August 8, 2017 — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists’ (SCRS) premiered its third and final MIG/MAG welding information video. According to the SCRS, the goals of their videos, available for free and on YouTube, are to support and encourage exemplary business, provide the leadership and visibility needed to develop the image of […]

VIDEO: Setup, settings and training for MIG/MAG welding

Panelists in the SCRS welding tips video series, from left: Andy Dingman of Dingman's Collision Center, Michael Bradshaw of K&M Collision, Toby Chess of Kent Automotive and Dave Gruskos of Reliable Automotive Equipment.

By CRM Staff Prosser, Washington — July 9, 2017 — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has released the second of three new SCRS Education Committee video discussions on the topic of MIG/MAG welding. The first video in the series featured Andy Dingman of Dingman’s Collision Center, Michael Bradshaw of K&M Collision, Toby Chess […]

VIDEO: Digging into power requirements for welding

The first video in the series of three focuses on power requirements and equipment.

Prosser, Washington — June 8, 2017 — The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has released the first of three new SCRS Education Committee video discussions on the topic of MIG/MAG welding.   The first video in the series focuses on equipment and power considerations in your collision repair facility.    Andy Dingman of Dingman’s […]