42% of recalled repairs haven’t been completed

from; https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-14/u-s-regulators-slam-low-takata-air-bag-recall-rate-by-carmakers May 14, 2018 — U.S. auto safety regulators are raising pressure on a dozen vehicle manufacturers that failed to meet a December deadline to replace millions of defective Takata airbag inflators that could explode in a crash. A National Highway Traffic Safety Administration order issued in 2015 scheduling the unprecedented safety campaign set a target

New video highlighting AutoEHS Safety courses now available

May 10, 2018 — Palatine, IL — The Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair (CCAR) today announced the release of a new video highlighting their popular AutoEHS online Safety Training resources. The video has been posted on CCAR’s YouTube channel at; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPHgpe7jHsI “While it may be common knowledge that CCAR’s online training is critically important to the

California’s economy now the world’s 5th biggest

from; https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2018/05/05/Californias-economy-now-the-worlds-5th-biggest/9901525537445/?utm_source=fp&utm_campaign=ts_tn_us&utm_medium=2   May 5 (UPI) — California, known for its Hollywood-based entertainment industry and Silicone Valley’s tech sector, is now the fifth largest economy in the world, according to new federal figures. The U.S. Department of Commerce released the new data Friday, which show California’s gross domestic product, or GDP, grew by 3.4 percent to $2.7 trillion last

Using Your OSHA 300 Log to Improve Safety and Health

As your OSHA Alliance Partner for the automotive industry, CCAR was provided the following at; https://www.osha.gov/shpcampaign/docs/SHP_That-Was-No-Accident.pdf   When you hear the word “accident,” you probably think of an unexpected, random event that no one could foresee or prevent. Accidents “just happen.” Most workplace injuries and illnesses don’t just happen—they are usually predictable and preventable. That’s why

Safety Walk-Arounds for Managers

As an OSHA Alliance Partner, CCAR is enthusiastically supporting Safe + Sound Week (August 13 – 19, 2018).   Please click here to view the Safety Walk-Around for Managers Fact Sheet, and stay tuned for more information regarding Safe + Sound Week.