Monthly Archives: June 2017

Creating Customer Trust

Stephen M.R. Covey, New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Speed of Trust, shares what MBR owners can do to create trust with customers.

Artist Builds a Career in Collision Repair

You wouldn’t expect a fine arts student to end up welding and sanding in a body shop. Elise Groenewold – artist, turned auto body worker’s hobby quickly developed into a rewarding, hands-on career at 3M, where she develops training for customers and 3M sales representatives.

9 Habits Of Productive People

The search for a more productive workday has led to a certain misconception about what productivity really is – and it’s a lot more than checking tasks off your to-do list. Truly productive people aren’t focused on doing more things; this is actually the opposite of productivity. Read on for 9 tips to improve your productivity.

RMI4OHS Training Courses

The RMI will be conducting Occupational Health and Safety courses fulfilling the theoretical component requirements for Associations within the RMI across the country.

Road Safety in Varying Visibility

ArriveAlive recently featured this article on visbility and road safety. Inadequate visibility is an important factor that influences among all road users. Read more about navigating the roads in poor visibility.

Featured Member: Sovereign ARC – Free State

Sovereign Approved Repair Centre, commonly known as Sovereign ARC has been providing exceptional panel beating and spray painting service since its establishment in 2009. If you are in need of accident repair in the Free State area, visit Sovereign ARC.

Audatex – What They Do

Audatex / Abuntex is a very advanced and highly complex estimating system, based on OEM technical data supplied, and vehicle model profile to determine part pricing and fitment procedures. Read more about what they do.

New Industry Standard for MBRs

The MBR National Grading Standards for MBRs has been finalised and will roll out from 1 July 2017. The implementation of the Standard was agreed upon by MBR Associations and short-term insurer affiliates of SAIA (South African Insurance Association). This audit will take place every two years, and SAMBRA’s independent grading will no longer be conducted.

Number Plate Cloning

Cloning and or copying of number plates is rampant in South Africa, like so many other forms of fraud. In the seemingly innocuous and minor part of our daily motoring lives the number plate can cause us all huge irritation and stress, when copied or cloned.