Monthly Archives: December 2014

Value Adds for SAMBRA 2014 

Reading Time: 7 minutesSAMBRA’s focus on the strategic objectives set in 2013 which fundamentally speaks to service delivery and value added products is well on track. The Co- Operation Agreement is the first step in taking back ownership of our industry.

SAMBRA National Director’s Annual Report

Reading Time: 8 minutesThe SAMBRA National Director’s Annual Report is now available to members (remember that you need to be logged in to access it), revisiting SAMBRA’s strategic objectives of the past fiscal and looking ahead to 2015.

Insurers under the spotlight in national Insurer Survey

Reading Time: 3 minutesFew monthly expenses evoke stronger feelings than vehicle accident insurance, and if it does not deliver, motor body repairers (MBRs) are often seen as the bad guys. SAMBRA therefore commissioned the Greenfields Institute of Business Insurer Evaluation Research Report to investigate how much of this perception is down to the performance of insurance companies when handling claims, and these are the results…

G&T Autobody a winner in the 2014 TWIB Awards

Reading Time: 1 minuteSAMBRA member G & T Autobody recently took the top honours in the “Very Small Business” category of the prestigious annual Technology for Women in Business (TWIB) awards, which was hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Tutuka Motor Lab – an award-winning operation

Reading Time: 3 minutesTutuka Motor Lab was crowned General Motors National Speed Shop of the Year 2014, at the recent Annual Body Repairer Conference that took place at The Misty Hills Resort in Muldersdrift. In addition, they were also crowned the runner-up in the Sage 702 small business awards.

Global Autobody continues to exceed customer expectations

Reading Time: 3 minutesWith about 140 vehicles repaired monthly, Global Autobody is a busy workshop that prides itself on exceeding customer expectations. Dean Coetzee is the proud owner and manager of Global Autobody, an auto body repair workshop situated in Spartan, Kempton Park. Read all about how their humble beginnings and how they continue to grow from strength to strength…

RMI release annual report

Reading Time: 1 minuteDespite the ongoing challenges of a sluggish economy, high unemployment, labour market instability and the ever increasing cost of doing business, the RMI team remains the best in the business of member service – enhancing promoting and protecting RMI members and the motoring public…