Automotive Body
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Social Studies
Car Accidents and Car Insurance

Automotive body repairers need to know the details of how car insurance works because the repairs for most cars damaged in a collision are paid by an insurance company. Insurance companies demand specific, precise estimates and may refuse to pay if a body repair job seems out of line with the going rate for the repair.

Activity 1: Talkin’ the Talk

An automobile insurance policy includes many terms that auto repair technicians must understand. Use the Internet, a library, or ask a car owner to help you define the following terms related to automobile insurance.

1. Comprehensive insurance:
2. Collision insurance:
3. Deductible:
4. Insurance adjuster:
5. Insurance claim:

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