Articles in Trends

Cracks in the ridesharing market—and how to fill them

by McKinsey Quarterly on

For all of its remarkable growth, ridesharing is still far from ubiquitous. To boost miles traveled, the industry will need new solutions, including smarter design.... Read full article

Fatal accident should put shop safety on our agenda


Efficiency doesn't negate safety.... Read full article

Uber Disabled Volvo SUV's Safety System Before Fatality

by Gabrielle Coppola and Ian King on

Uber Technologies Inc. disabled the standard collision-avoidance technology in the Volvo SUV that struck and killed a woman in Arizona last week, according to the auto-parts maker that supplied the vehicle’s radar and camera.... Read full article

Preventing Technician and Mechanic Injuries: Workplace Safety in the Auto Shop


According to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics injury and illness report, automotive mechanics and technicians experienced 13,150 nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses resulting in valuable time away from work.... Read full article

Safelite auto-glass replacement practice challenged by glass-repair resin maker

by Dan Gearino on

Columbus-based Safelite is defending itself in federal court from a lawsuit challenging the company’s support for the so-called “dollar-bill rule” as a guide to determine whether to repair or replace cracked auto glass.... Read full article

Free Windshield Repair/Replacement From Your Insurance

by Joshua Taylor on

Be careful driving down the road with a chipped or cracked windshield.... Read full article

Repair or Replace Your Windshield the Right Way

by Philip Reed on

An Incorrect Installation Could Cost You Your Life... Read full article

Quality Auto Body Repair Costs-An Explanation


It goes without saying that quality does cost more. This does not mean that a quality repair cannot vary in price.... Read full article

Five Factors To Consider Before Fixing Damaged Auto Glass


Paying attention to your fleet’s windshields can reduce vehicle downtime and expense... Read full article

Latest Trends in Windshield Replacement Technology

by Mike Antich and Eric Gandarilla on

Two vehicle glass trends that will stand out in the fleet industry in 2017 are self-service scheduling and the growing complexity of vehicle glass.... Read full article