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HD Repair Forum Advisory Board Welcomes New Members in 2022

For the past five years, stakeholders in the heavy-duty and medium-duty collision repair industry have met annually at the HD Repair Forum to discuss the greatest challenges impacting this market. …
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Registration Opens Fall HD Repair Forum

The Fall HD Repair Forum 2022 conference will take place Monday and Tuesday, September 26th & 27th, 2022, in Cleveland, Ohio and will be co-located with the American Trucking Association’s …
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HD Repair Forum Advisory Board Plans Fall Conference

July 11, 2022, Katy, Texas – Advisory board members representing heavy- and medium-duty collision repair shops from across North America met with HD Repair Forum’s event organizers. They discussed the …
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PPG Automotive Refinish Commercial Coatings Products – COMMERCIAL COATINGS PPG – to conduct live webinar on PPG ADJUSTRITE commercial estimating system for RVs

Session on HD Repair Forum will present functions, benefits of system STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – July 7, 2022 — PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it will conduct a live webinar on …
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7 Tips for a Successful Mentoring Program

Posted By: Marc Brune.

June 20, 2022, Overland Park, Kansas – Ninety-five percent of automotive service, heavy-duty/diesel and collision repair businesses agree: the technician shortage is here, and it is severe.  There are precisely …
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Volvo Trucks Academy Opens New Illinois Facility to Better Serve Electric Truck Training

This article was originally published in CollisionWeek on May 25, 2022 and has given the HD Repair Forum permission to repost.  June 28, 2022 – Volvo Trucks North America announced …
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Commercial Collision Claim Trends – Q1 2022

Posted By: Jennifer King, PPG Business Analytics, Manager.

The following data provides benchmarking insights and trends compiled from the PPG ADJUSTRITE® Commercial Estimating system for the 1st quarter of 2022. This data reflects information compiled from both insurance …
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HD Repair Forum Recognizes Mark Polzin as “Collision Repairer of the Year”

The Spring HD Repair Forum (HDRF) took place in Fort Worth, Texas on April 5th & 6th at the Historic Fort Worth Hilton. Industry leaders and executives from the United …
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2021 Year-end Trends for Commercial Collision Claims

The following data provides benchmarking insights and trends compiled from PPG’s ADJUSTRITE® Commercial Estimating system for the 4th quarter, 2021. This data reflects information compiled from both insurance and shop …
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Attorneys to Highlight Educational Offerings at the HD Repair Forum

The HD Repair Forum is excited to bring two collision industry veteran attorneys to next month’s event. Patrick McGuire has spent the past twenty years of his career helping collision …
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