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VARA will conduct a General Membership Meeting on December 2nd at 5:15pm. The meeting will take place virtually and details will be released shortly.
On July 27, 2020 Virginia became the first state to approve an emergency temporary standard (16 VAC 25-220) to protect workers from COVID-19. The standard has gone into effect and employers located in the state have until August 26, 2020 to implement the standard’s requirements, which include: Physical distancing measures and facial coverings for employees […]
The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) today responded to the announcement by Ford Motor Company that the auto manufacturer has terminated its lighting and bumper fascia core recovery program effective June 1, 2020. Ford stated that it was ending the core recovery program, which has been in place for several years, due to the administrative burden […]
The Virginia Automotive Recyclers Association announced that it will postpone the second annual Recycling Summit & Expo scheduled for May 8-9, 2020 in Richmond, Virginia. Automotive recyclers and industry vendors from across the state as well as neighboring states were expected to attend. However leaders of the Association decided to postpone the event due to […]
The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) announced today that a relief fund has been established for professional automotive recyclers impacted by the COVID-19 virus. In large part this came about after ARA Associate Member company, Car-Part.com, announced that the company will pledge up to $30,000 to the fund. “Everyone is being impacted by the Corona virus,” […]
The Virginia Automotive Recyclers Association will hold its second annual Recycling Summit & Expo on May 8-9, 2020 in Richmond, Virginia. Automotive recyclers and industry vendors from across the state as well as neighboring states are invited to attend. The host hotel is the Hilton Garden Inn Richmond South/Southpark located at 800 Southpark Blvd, Colonial […]
As it happens every three years, a group of ARA members, leadership and staff met in Nashville on January 7 to tackle updating ARA’s Strategic Plan. A larger group of ARA members also gathered the following day to participate in the annual Legislative Summit. Deep dives occurred on updating the “strategic pillars” to reflect growing […]