With wildfire season approaching, collision repairers in several states teamed up through the National Auto Body Council’s Recycled Rides and the State Farm Arson Dog Program to provide critical and reliable transportation for first responders and their K9 partners as part of 2016 Arson Awareness Week.
Participating collision repairers include Caliber Collision locations in Raleigh, N.C. and Fresno, Calif.; Gerber Collision & Glass in Elkhart, Ind.; Jenkins Collision in Ocala, Fla., and Scotsman’s Collision in Mt. Sinai, N.Y.
According to the National Interagency Fire Center, 86 percent of the 10 million acres of wildfires last year were caused by people,