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Project Update

December 1, 2011

We have concluded our site visits and would like to thank all the shops that participated in our study. We hope to post the results in the coming months.


September 1, 2011

Enrollment in the study is now concluded. We have completed the four site visits for last year's repair shops and are now performing baseline visits for the new shops. Our goal is to finish by December 2011.


May 1, 2011

Laboratory testing of gloves and coveralls is now complete.

The research team will begin field testing in mid-June. New shops can still enroll in the research project through August 2011.


March 15, 2011

The research team enjoyed the Automotive Training Expo (ATE) held March 11 - 13, 2011 in SeaTac, Washington!

The research project was covered in Parts & People Magazine!

Kendra and Miyoko at the Expo


Automotive Training Expo