Auto Recyclers Donate to Wounded Warriors Project

The owners and employees of several VARA member businesses and automotive recyclers from surrounding states are supporting injured service members through the Wounded Warriors Project.  For years these recyclers have had tradition of exchanging holiday baskets.  Last year, Joanie Brown of Brown’s Auto Salvage in Bomoseen looked at all the goodies and thought, “We could do better [...]

Automotive Recyclers Association Announces Class Action Filed Against Takata Corporation Regarding Airbag Recall

The Automotive Recyclers Association (“ARA”) announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit against Takata Corporation, its subsidiaries TK Holdings, Inc. and Highland Industries, Inc. (collectively “Takata”), and numerous automotive manufacturers (the “Auto Manufacturers”) relating to the massive recall of vehicles containing defective airbags manufactured by Takata. The ARA brought the class action on [...]

ARA Expands Insurance Program with Wells Fargo Insurance Services

The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) is pleased to announce additional company participants in the association’s insurance brokerage program with Wells Fargo Insurance Services. Since 2010, this exclusive member benefit has provided a comprehensive risk management program to members offering affordable, customized insurance solutions. ARA is proud to welcome the addition of several new carriers and [...]

Automotive Recyclers Association Adds Key Industry Professional to the Organization

The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA), representing an industry dedicated to the efficient removal and reuse of “green” automotive parts, is pleased to announce the selection of Dwight Howard to the positions of Director of Industry Relations for ARA and Consultant for ARA’s for-profit subsidiary, ARA Product Services. “Dwight is a dynamic individual that has extensive [...]