For this episode of CollisionCast, Kurt Lammon, the president of Polyvance, speaks with FenderBender about the issue of repairing vs. replacing plastic parts, and the time and costs associated with plastic repair training.
As 2018 unfolds and automated vehicles take over, the insurance industry is going to experience drastic changes. And, as a shop owner, you need to understand everything warping the traditional understanding of the shop-insurer relationship.
Sean O'Malley, senior test coordinator for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, discusses the importance of calibrating ADAS in vehicles—particularly front-facing cameras. Failure to calibrate windshield-mounted cameras could lead to issues with lane-departure and autobraking.