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Mitchell 1 Enhances ProDemand with New Vehicle Selector Feature

Jan. 22, 2018-Mitchell 1 has enhanced its ProDemand auto repair information software with the addition of a new Plate-to-VIN vehicle selector feature that provides precise vehicle descriptions and saves time for technicians and service writers. "Making decisions based on inaccurate VIN information can cost auto repair shops money.

Freight Brokers See Profits Surge on Shipping Rush

Tight trucking capacity is sending retailers, suppliers to middlemen to keep goods moving as prices increase across supply chains.

FMCSA Grants Aim to Improve Safety, Streamline CDL Process

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's recent series of state-level grants will not only improve driver safety, but will also expedite the process of obtaining a commercial driver license, according to Tom Keane, director of the agency's Office of Safety Programs.

Shortage of Auto Mechanics Has Dealerships Taking Action

John Fox, director of Fiat Chrysler's Performance Institute, said that the automaker's United States dealerships could absorb 5,000 technicians over the next two years, having hired 3,000 in the last two.

2,000 striking auto mechanics say their whole industry needs realignment

The cost of car repairs might make your heart sink, but Chicago-area mechanics say they don't get a fair deal from dealerships, either. On August 1, the nearly 2,000 members of Auto Mechanics Union Local 701 voted overwhelmingly to strike after rejecting a contract at the end of July.

Videos

From Prevention to Protection of Workers: the role of Trade Unions

The right to a healthy and safe workplace is a fundamental human right and decent work implies safe work. As one of the key actors in the world of work, trade unions have an active role to play in building a culture of prevention on occupational safety and health, both at national and workplace levels.

General Knowledge for your CDL class "A" - Part 1 of 2

General Knowledge to get prepared for your CDL A

CDL training - Understanding Air Brakes for your CDL Exam

Some work we did for a local client. Find more CDL videos here: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA90CF1389C637892

CDL Permit: Written Test-Air Brakes

You will have to take one or more knowledge tests, depending on what class of license and what endorsements you need. This section tells you about air brakes. If you want to drive a truck or bus with air brakes, or pull a trailer with air brakes, you need this section.

DIESEL MECHANIC BASICS

Uploaded by Mike Fauser on 2016-04-01.