MPI Notice: Contacting Adjuster and Adjusting Team

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June 30, 2017 NOTICE TO ALL REGISTERED ACCOUNT HOLDERS Re: Contacting Adjusters and Adjusting Teams As you know, Manitoba Public Insurance claims are typically handled by the Claims Processing Unit (CPU) or adjusting teams, depending on the type and complexity of the claim. Recently we have assigned some claims to individual adjusters, rather than an adjusting team, if a customer … Read More

MPI Notice: Paintless Dent Repair

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June 28, 2017 NOTICE TO ALL REGISTERED ACCOUNT HOLDERS Re: Paintless Dent Repair Estimate Process MPI’s approach to hail damage is changing. For all eligible hail damage claims estimated on or after June 30, 2017, MPI estimators will now create paintless dent repair (PDR) estimates. Previously, hail damage claims were estimated based on conventional repair methods and repair shops had … Read More

MPI Notice: Import Long Expansion File

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Long Expansion ImportJune 21, 2017 NOTICE TO ALL REPAIRCENTER USERS Re: Action Required – Updates to Long Expansion and Estimating Standards Action Required – Long Expansion Update The Mitchell Estimating long expansion file is being updated to ensure that estimate line items better reflect current estimating needs and existing standards. You will receive an email tomorrow with the long expansion … Read More

MPI Notice Re: MPI Shop Support Line changes

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When calling the MPI Shop Support Line, please listen carefully, as the options have recently changed. For example, if you want to speak with an adjusting team or the Claims Processing Unit, the selection is now option 2. In addition, after you enter your RAN you will now be able to enter an adjuster’s 4-digit extension number or locate an … Read More

MPI Notice Re: Body Integrity Inspection Station Requirements

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June 1, 2017 NOTICE TO REGISTERED ACCOUNT HOLDERS Re: Body Integrity Inspection Station Requirements Manitoba Public Insurance has been focusing on repair standards to ensure Manitobans are safer on the road and accredited repair shops have the specialized training, equipment, repair methods and facilities to complete a Proper Repair. Starting June 1, 2017, Manitoba Public Insurance has formalized new requirements … Read More

MPI Notice Re: Manitoba Public Insurance Glass Claim Program Business Rules

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May 31, 2017 NOTICE TO ALL ACCREDITED GLASS SHOPS Re: Manitoba Public Insurance Glass Claim Program Business Rules On May 31, 2017 Manitoba Public Insurance will post our Glass Claim Program Business Rules on the Manitoba Public Insurance Partners website. The Glass Claim Program Business Rules are a collection of business rules gathered from Notices to the Trade, industry experts, … Read More

MPI Notice Re: All I-CAR Courses Available Online

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May 30, 2017 NOTICE TO ALL REGISTERED ACCOUNT HOLDERS Re: All I-CAR Courses Available Online Effective July 1, 2017, all I-CAR courses (except welding courses) will be offered as Independent Learning (IL) online courses. In-class courses will be offered based on demand only. Based on feedback, repair shops and technicians want greater access to online training. IL courses increase the … Read More

MPI Notice: New Estimate Summary for Light Vehicle Claims

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New Estimate Summary for Light Vehicle Claims In an effort to reduce administrative costs and be more environmentally conscious, starting March 20, 2017, Manitoba Public Insurance estimators will no longer provide customers with printed estimate sheets for all light vehicle claims. Instead, customers will receive a single-page Estimate Summary form. The form will outline the following:  Essential claim details … Read More

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