Monthly Archives: April 2016

Featured Member: Zanzibar Panel Beaters

Don’t sweat the small stuff…..Or the big stuff. Limpopo-based panel beaters, Zanzibar Panel Beaters, can repair anything from hail damage and scratches to spray paint damage, accident damage and all with the option of expert car detailing. Need a tow? They’ve got you covered there too with a 24 hour towing service.

Introducing: Mazda Recommended Repairers

A call recently went out to SAMBRA members to apply to become Mazda Recommended Repairers in an industry-changing approach that allowed more SAMBRA member businesses the opportunity to be included in the process. We received a great number of applications, and while this is an ongoing applications process, we are excited to introduce you to the first group of SAMBRA members who have received “Mazda Recommended Repairer” status.

Welcome new SAMBRA members

SAMBRA is proud to represent some of the best structural and non-structural motor body repairers in South Africa, giving you the peace of mind for all your scratch, dent and accident repair needs. Our membership grows daily, and we are thrilled to welcome our newest members.

Get your Audatex issues resolved

The Audatex Advisory and Technical Committees are now fully operational. These Committees have been established to address member challenges and discrepancies with Audatex. Challenges can only be resolved through member participation. It is therefore important that you forward all concerns regarding Audatex for review and action by the committee.

Featured Member: Auto Magic Durban CBD

Vehicle collisions are the most common cause of major vehicle damage, often resulting in major structural repair requirements. However, more and more consumers regularly visit their local panel beater to fix smaller dents, dings and scratches, as well as hail damage. But who has time to wait days for repair? Auto Magic is one of the many SAMBRA members that offer Paintless Dent Removal (PDR) – a mobile repair option for minor damage, where vehicle paint is still intact.

Fuel Price Breakdown – What Do You Pay For?

The fuel price shot up again in the beginning of April 2016. For most of us, the fuel price is merely a number on the pump that we need to pay when we fill our tanks. But did you know that there is much more to calculating the number that is, ultimately, what we know to be the petrol or diesel price? The AA has put together an informative breakdown of all the factors involved.

RMA Employer Handbook

Did you know that an employee can claim for benefits if they are injured in an accident or become while working or due to substances in the workplace? The Rand Mutual Assurance (RMA) Employer manual is an important reference guide to assist you in your dealings with RMA and workmen’s compensation in the workplace.

RMA Connect: Class XIII

Member Exclusive: The latest RMA newsletter is out and you are invited to download it for a host of interesting information, including employee injury, submitting foreign claims and more…

Featured Member: Saturn Auto Body

Award-winning Pretoria panel beaters, Saturn Auto Body, are your one-stop shop for all things auto body repair. Services include paintless dent removal, spray painting, chassis straightening and many more.