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Lockdowns led to spike in risky driver behaviour; report

COVID lockdowns and empty roads lead to more risky driver behaviour and possibly higher rates of crashes rather than less …

When the first step in a global problem could lie with repair manuals

Dutch coatings giant AkzoNobel is the latest European company to place its sustainability credentials into the spotlight with a collaboration …
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Bizon bids farewell to AMA Group at AGM

AMA Group outgoing chief Carl Bizon has used his last AGM and day on the job to outline the progress …

Can a WA company help solve one of the big enduring problems with EVs?

WA based sustainable tech company Talga has teamed up with Swedish auto manufacturer Polestar to help solve one of the …

Unexpected pathways for future repair leaders

Career paths in the automotive industry can take diverse and unexpected courses but Fix Auto Port Melbourne’s Nick Batey shows …

If you want a vision of the future, this is the place to be

When it comes to preparing for the future, one of the best opportunities to learn so much under one roof …

Taking the heat out of the sanding debate

An investment in the latest electric workshop tools can yield not only the reward of increased productivity, it can also …

Product and Services

Energy savings a game changer for workshops

Glasurit’s latest product releases have taken the brand’s commitment to sustainability to a new level, offering energy and time savings …

Playing the long game with Car-O-Liner

Car-O-Liner’s reputation around the automotive repair industry for reliable and efficient work benches is well-known.

Next generation filler meets carbon fibre needs

Carbon fibre has come a long way since its early days as a futuristic material. Now renowned for its strength …

From the start – never get caught out

Projecta has extended its leading expertise in battery chargers with additions to its jump starter range that ensure maximum efficiency …

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Movers & Shakers

The way ahead for Australia’s largest repair group

The new chair for the AMA Group, Caroline Waldron, has a clear message for the repair industry; it must stay …

A passion for people is what drives industry veteran Stuart Faid

More than 30 years in the industry across the globe, regional vice-president for the Fix Network across Asia, Australia and New …

James Knox: CEO of Auto Parts Group

James Knox: CEO of Auto Parts Group
We caught up with James Knox to look at his impressive personal story, how a one-time investment banker became CEO …

Entrepreneurial Women in Automotive

Closing a gender gap in crash testing

Her work began with pioneering investigations into whiplash from car crashes but now road safety researcher Astrid Linder has her eye …
Supporting women apprentices in collision

Women in collision unlock their secrets

Women bring a different perspective to the automotive industry, so what could be better than tapping into these unique viewpoints …
SEMA Show to provide tools to empower women in automotive

SEMA Show to provide tools to empower women in automotive

The 2023 SEMA Show in Las Vegas will feature a fully customisable hands-on education program which includes a lineup of …

Entrepreneurial Women – Alexandra Holston, AMA Group

We caught up with Alexandra Holston of AMA Group and found a young, dynamic, driven woman with a heart of …

Special Reports

Barry Edney discusses a selection of the challenges and "hot topics” currently facing collision repairers in Europe.
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Talking Shop

Adding light and space to inspire training

When a workshop is cluttered or tired looking, a change of scenery may be what is needed to inspire staff …
Talking Shop – Max Auto Smash Repairs

Talking Shop – Max Auto Smash Repairs

The National Collision Repairer chats with Jamie Carruthers, who shares his journey and discusses his current businesses as he celebrates …

Max Auto Smash Repairs

We visit Max Auto Smash Repairs and chat with owner Jamie Carruthers who shares his journey as he celebrates Max’s …
NCR Royalz

Royalz Restorationz – a baslac success story

We meet Luke and Chelsea Williamson of Royalz Restorationz, who run their own custom car and bike business.
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Promaz Automotive – A business driven by passion

Meet Simon Ioannou, owner and founder of Promaz Automotive, who introduces the rotary engine segment, shares his journey and how …