Monthly Archives: October 2017

New Directory Listings

New items have been placed for sale in the Members’ Directory. Check out the latest apprenticeship, equipment and job placement listings.

Featured Member: ABS Panelshop – Pietermartizburg

Been in an accident during the festive season? Pietermartizburg Featured Member, ABS Panelshop is open throughout the December holiday, ensuring you and your family are where you need to be, when you need to be there! Read more about them and their service offerings…

Santam wins SAMBRA Insurer of the Year Award

Santam Insurance was announced the official winner of the prestigious South African Motor Body Repairers’ Association (SAMBRA) Insurer of the Year award. In addition, they walked away with the Green Practices Award in the Insurance Category – an award they also received last year. Old Mutual Insure and Hollard received the 2nd and 3rd place respectively.

More Tips on Avoiding Hijacking

In these last few months leading up to the festive season businesses shift into overdrive. The bottom line is top of mind and companies want to ensure the highest possible turnover before the holiday. In conjunction to this, we often see a spike in crime across the country. Check out these tips on avoiding hijacking.

What Does a Panel Beater Actually Do?

While we’ve all used panel beaters for minor or major vehicle repairs, do you know what a panel beater actually does, and how to select the best one for your vehicle? Read more about the role of a panel beater…

Your SAMBRA Bucket List For 2018

SAMBRA Members – the year may be winding down, but if you haven’t ticked your business’s Bureau Veritas Audit (National Grading) and VDQGBSA Registration from your SAMBRA to-do list, you need to take action NOW!