• 290116 autonomous car

    Automated driving rules change

    The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has paved the way for automated driving by updating UN international convention. A major regulatory milestone towards the deployment of automated vehicle […]

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  • 210316 sherwin valspar

    Sherwin-Williams agrees Valspar deal

    Sherwin-Williams Co has agreed to acquire Valspar Corp in an all-cash deal valued at around $9.3 billion. Sherwin-Williams’ chief executive, John Morikis said, ‘The combination expands our brand portfolio and […]

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  • 180316 Fix Auto

    Fix Auto adds Hull location

    Fix Auto UK added The Paint and Bodyshop of Hull to its network. Owned by Brian Tindall, the 20,000sqft repair centre boasts an impressive portfolio of 11 vehicle manufacturer approvals […]

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  • 160316 Chubb

    Chubb changes insurance policies

    Owners of older cars that suffer partial damages can now be compensated for the subsequent loss in value. This follows the introduction by Chubb of its Diminution in Value (DIV) […]

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  • 110216 IFED

    Birmingham crash for cash gang sentenced

    A crash for cash gang from Birmingham that staged an accident in order to make over £30k in insurance claims has been sentenced at the Old Bailey. The group was […]

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  • 220116 Tim Camm

    Glass’s extends agreement with Ageas

    Glass’s has agreed a two-year extension of its existing agreement with Ageas Insurance Ltd to continue the use of its eSalvage solution. Glass eSalvage provides an online auction platform to […]

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  • 040316 R8

    VW offers up new R8 insight

    VWG UK is promoting awareness amongst the accident repair community of its new Audi R8 in order to disseminate critical repair protocols for the new model. bodyshop magazine, Thatcham Research […]

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  • 040316 Brexit

    EU is ‘best’ for business

    Three quarters of SMMT members say remaining in Europe is best for their business, according to the results of a new independent survey. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders […]

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