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Business and Workers Compensation Insurance Hub International Insurance: CAA’s new endorsed broker, Hub International, is one of the largest insurance brokerages in the world. Hub is a leader in providing tailored solutions for insurance and risk management needs. As a CAA member, you have the opportunity to partner with a member benefit company that has a business philosophy that says “Our Client Always Comes First”. Call Main Office at 800-366-7050. Nick Cruz (Southern California Rep) 909-980-1080. Call Jim Vawter (Northern California Rep) at 925-415-5150.
Litigation Prevention Program: As the Association’s long-time labor & employment counsel, Cory J. King of FordHarrison LLP provides CAA members preferred access to a wide variety of labor and employment services. CAA member benefits include special rates on employee handbooks and HR compliance training sessions, and access to day-to-day advice to assist members in avoiding human resource problems and complying with the many employment laws and regulations. Members also have access to California compliant pay plan samples designed specifically for collision repairers. Mr. King defends employers in employment and wage/hour claims or lawsuits. For more information, contact Cory King at (858) 214-3951 or email@example.com and identify yourself as a CAA member.
GRC-Pirk is a member benefit provider for environmental, health and safety services. The program provides CAA members with a FREE regulatory consulting hotline and compliance documents resource center. For further information contact GRC-Pirk, Steve Schillinger at 888-374-7475.
Information: The CAA State office distributes information on current events, legislation, and headline news that every person in the collision repair industry should know. In addition to statewide member bulletins and news, some chapters produce their own newsletters. Chapter newsletters will keep you abreast of what’s going on locally and within your chapter itself.
A Voice in the Legislature: The CAA has its own lawyer and legislative advisor who patrols all bills when they are introduced to the legislature. He follows the proposed laws, and alerts the Executive Committee on potential problems and solutions. There are thousands of bills introduced every year, and each one must be followed closely. The CAA also has a Political Action Committee (CARPAC) that supports the politicians who share the interests of the collision repair industry. Contact Jack Molodanof at 916-447-0313.
Internet: The California Autobody Association is on line at www.calautobody.com. As a member of the CAA, you will enjoy the benefit of being listed on numerous search engines throughout the World Wide Web. Your company’s name, address, and phone number will be available to people throughout the world.
Uniform Service—-G & K Services: G & K Services is a nationally recognized supplier of custom apparel and related products. G & K exclusively offers deeply discounted rental and direct purchase price points for CAA members. Contact Leslie Kipnis at 949-877-2750 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Estify: Stop rekeying, line matching, duplicating, or whatever you want to call it. Estify is here to remove the headache from your business so you can focus on what matter most. Call Jim Wilde at 530-748-3822 or email@example.com.
Toyota: CAA and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. has formed a training alliance to assist CAA members with enrollment in the Toyota Collision Repair & Refinish Training (CR&R) program. For more information, contact the CAA at 916-557-8100.
Posters: Labor Law and Safety Posters. For posters, call CAA at 916-557-8100.
VeriFacts: VeriFacts is offering a preferred pricing to CAA members on their exclusive VeriFacts Shop Coaching Program and V-Tech. Also offered through VeriFacts is their “Class A” Confirmation Program. Call VeriFacts directly at 1-800-381-3447 for more information, or go to www.verifactsauto.com
CollisionWeek Newsletter: The CAA has put together a special offer from CollisionWeek for CAA members to subscribe to their daily e-mail or print newsletter. A 15% discount off their normal subscription is offered exclusively to CAA members. Additional information about CollisionWeek can be seen at their website at www.collisionweek.com. Just mention you are a current CAA member and give them your CAA member number. For more information, call 1-888-560-2765 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tiger Natural Gas has been in business for over 18 years and has built our business by providing the highest level of Cost Savings, Customer Service and Support. Tiger excels at supplying natural gas and natural gas management services to commercial customers throughout all of California. They are very excited to team up with the California Autobody Association so they can let members know they have a choice when it comes to natural gas service. Based on natural gas being de-regulated, businesses can purchase their gas from any provider. This is a simple process from Tiger—-just sign up and start paying less for your gas. Call Brendan Downard at 916-213-4393.
NXGEN offers a complete suite of payment solutions from credit/debit card processing, and online payments, to helping you expand your business through financing solutions for both consumer and business owner. Contact Richard Cohen at 1-714-321-4710 or email@example.com for any information about the program.