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The History of the Automobile in America,

it’s mechanical and auto body technology and development, the people who drive them, the laws they are subject to, the evolution of the roads they drive on, and almost inevitably, the technology required to recover a collision-damaged vehicle and return it to drivable condition, are all intertwined. The history of the collision repair industry, most specifically, the many companies that support the industry, have a long and interestingly varied past.

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Saturday, April 20, 2013

April, 1982

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) reports that drivers of small cars and subcompacts face a higher accident death rate than those driving larger vehicles.  It also notes that only about 11% of US drivers make use of seat belts.

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