Date archive: December 2016

AASP/NJ Speaks Out on State Farm Labor Rate Recalculations

State Farm has ceased use of its Auto Repair Facility Survey program to help determine auto body Labor Rates in areas of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, the insurer said on Monday, December 5. As reported by Repairer Driven News, this change could potentially see shops receiving $15-$16 less per hour from the insurer,…


Russ Robson Scholarship Awarded to Kyle Bossick

Kyle Bossick has only been with Ocean Bay Auto Body for six months; however, to shop owner and AASP/NJ board member, Ted Rainer, it’s as if he’s been a part of the team for years. Only 18 years old, a SkillsUSA contestant and the recipient of the AASP/NJ Russ Robson Scholarship Award, Bossick has proven…