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Campaign: Your Car, Your data, Your Choice

By 2022, between 70 and 95 percent of new vehicles sold will record the vehicle’s data—such as driving behaviour—and send that information back to the …

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Collision Repair

ICBC to Implement Feather, Prime and Block Operations Payment

It’s not often we have the opportunity to celebrate success like this. The ARA is happy to announce that ICBC has confirmed the implementation of …

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Collision Repair

Comparing Certification Programs: ARA (CCR) vs. CCC

For some, the ICBC Collision Repair program has been a reinforcement of best business practices for progressive shops, while for others it has been a …

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