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

ATA Bud, Spud & Steak

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Click here to buy tickets to the upcoming bud, spud and steak!

Notice from MPI: Direct Repair Program Launches

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Re: Direct Repair Program Launches The Direct Repair Program (DR) successfully launched today. As a result, significant changes/additions have been made to the MPI Partners site: –Direct Repair has replaced Distributed Estimating and is no longer password-protected. -The Direct Repair Claim Procedures provide an end-to-end description of the process shops follow for a DR claim. -A sample dispatch report helps … Read More

Notice from MPI: 4 Hour Service Level Agreement

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Click here for the latest notice from MPI. Re: 4-Hour Service Level Agreement Starting today, Manitoba Public Insurance is introducing a new service standard relating to the review of first estimate submissions from accredited repair shops. Manitoba Public Insurance will attempt to complete first submission requests within 4 hours of receiving them. A first submission is defined as either the … Read More

And the winner is…

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At the ATA golf tournament this year, there was a draw for a INADA Fusion massage chair valued at $6,000, graciously donated by Clay Cracklen of “The Electric Chair”. Congrats to Mallory Wray who was the lucky winner! Mallory opted to take the cash option instead, and will be putting it towards a down payment on a home.