Battery fires in electric vehicles burn hot and long. CT firefighters may be ill-equipped to deal with them. – CT Insider | CarTailz

Despite the growing popularity of electric vehicles in Connecticut, firefighters statewide have received little to no training on how to fight the intense fires that can start in their specialized high-voltage batteries, fire officials say. The lack of proper training was highlighted last month when one of the state’s newest electric buses burst into flames … Read more

Opinion: Sustainability and use of renewable energies when changing batteries – ETEnergyWorld | CarTailz

As companies become increasingly environmentally conscious and sustainability becomes a buzzword, the use of renewable energy is increasing in all sectors. The electric vehicle (EV) industry offers ideal opportunities for the wider adoption of renewable energy in the transport sector. As energy-consuming technologies, electric vehicles create a new demand for electricity that can be provided … Read more

How is new technology revolutionizing the auto insurance and repair industry? – automotive world | CarTailz

Jason Verlen takes a look at the leading technologies transforming the damage and collision repair process experience The auto insurance and repair industry is in the midst of unprecedented change. Accelerated by the pandemic and growing vehicle complexity, the industry has driven the adoption of technologies such as cloud, AI and IoT to make the … Read more

15 States Where Most People File Bankruptcy – Money Talks News | CarTailz

dokurose / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Smartest Dollar. The COVID-19 pandemic has given many across the US an unexpected financial boost, but with the economy potentially facing a recession, households and businesses could face difficult months and years. And after years of encouraging downtrends, it could mean US bankruptcies will come … Read more

For AFSBn-Mannheim, Senior Maintenance Technician, his “call to service” concerns family – the US Army | CarTailz

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Ted Vanzant is the senior maintenance technician at Army Field Support Battalion-Mannheim, 405th Army Field Support Brigade. Vanzant, who joined the Army in 1989, said family is what matters most to him – both his immediate family and his extended Army family. (Image credit: Cameron Porter) SEE ORIGINAL MANNHEIM, Germany – … Read more

Maine independent auto repair shops seek right-to-repair referendum – Press Herald | CarTailz

Mike Higgins of Mike Higgins Auto, left, installs a mudguard on a vehicle in Kittery on Wednesday. Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer A group of independent Maine auto repair shop owners, their employees, and supporters filed a citizens’ initiative petition with the Secretary of State’s office, announcing their intention to seek a statewide referendum in 2023 … Read more

Service My Car Founder & CEO Ozair Puda on Disrupting the Middle East’s Auto Service Industry – Entrepreneur | CarTailz

Opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. You are reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise by Entrepreneur Media. “Every great leader needs to remember two key factors in a company: employees and customers,” explains Ozair Puda, Founder and CEO of Service My Car, as he offers his take on what makes exceptional leadership. … Read more