May-June 2016

Leading News

NWRA to Hold Members-Only Luncheon at Auto Glass Week™
The National Windshield Repair Association will hold a members-only luncheon this year during Auto Glass Week™. The member luncheon will be held on Thursday, October 6, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Calling All Budding Steven Spielbergs to the NWRA Windshield Repair Video Contest
The National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA) is looking for educational and entertaining videos about the windshield repair industry. Do you think you have what it takes? If so, you could win $300 and a chance for fame!

President's Corner

Are You Ready?
"There is one week each year where the industry comes together to celebrate our professionalism and to learn from the best. Auto Glass Week™ 2016 will be here before we know it. Clear your schedule for October 5-7 and join us at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas." -Jeff Reddell

Member News

NWRA New and Returning Members
Several new members have joined the NWRA and several have renewed their membership.

Event News

Auto Glass Week™ Schedule at a Glance Now Online
The schedule at a glance for this year’s Auto Glass Week™ has now been posted on the official event website. The event will be held October 5-7 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, Texas.

Insurance News

Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Settles with USAA; Guaranteed Average Invoice Agreement Out
The Minnesota Department of Commerce, Insurance Division, has entered a settlement agreement with San Antonio, Texas-based USAA Casualty Insurance Co. that provides for the USAA to pay a civil penalty of $50,000 and ensure that any independent adjuster engaged there to adjust automobile glass claims is properly licensed in the state.

Wearable Tech, Automated Vehicles Dominate Insurance Horizon
Imagine sitting at your desk writing a quote for an insurance policy and suddenly the lapel of your coat begins angrily buzzing, snapping you out of a daze and causing you to quickly straighten up and become alert.

Hail Damage Insurance Claims Top 50,000 - Waiting Game for Customers
The aftermath of Tuesday night's hail storm is still affecting thousands of people and hail damage claims numbers are going up.
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