The cold and wet weather in winter can create some challenging conditions for driving, so it’s important for motorists to adopt a ‘wet weather attitude’. Here’s a quick list of things you can do to help keep you and your family safe during inclement weather.
This is a 2018 Honda Civic being resprayed here at our in-house facility at Eblen Collision. In the video you can see the clear being applied to the roof. Here we have progressive photographs of the Honda Hatch having a clear coat applied. Starting with the Lunar Silver base coating being laid down then baked […]
The rear end of this Hyundai is an example of a classic “blind spot” incident. We see collisions such as this on a regular basis and many of them could have been easily avoided with the use of either reversing sensors or cameras. Modern vehicles are often factory fitted with these devices, but any vehicle […]
Eblen Collision wish you all a Safe & Happy Easter!! Be sure to take caution on the roads during this busy period. For those about to embark on a trip, here is a helpful link to the RAA Safety tips and important areas to check on your vehicle prior departure. https://www.raa.com.au/documents/driving-holiday
Eblen Collision were graced with some exciting visitors on their Australian tour last week! The Mwangaza Childrens Choir have come to South Australia to launch their 6 months tour of Australia, New Zealand and Asia. This is a truly traditional African Experience full of dancing and singing to the beat of the African drums. With […]
Have you ever been involved in an accident involving wildlife before? Had a near miss with Australia’s iconic hopping marsupial? You’re definitely not alone. Nationwide we have seen an increase in road accidents involving wildlife, and in particular kangaroos. With populations of the common Grey Kangaroo exploding in areas where human population is also on […]
Lucky escape for one of our young apprentice painters today after an emergency vehicle failed to give way at a notoriously dangerous Byre avenue intersection, tagging the back corner of our little Suzuki and spearing it into a stobie pole. A real credit to the safety aspects of these cars as our young painter walked […]
The words right place, right time certainly ring true for job seeker Cori Roberts, who was referred to Maxima by Baptist Care, Inner South office. Baptist Care work tirelessly to help South Australians achieve their full potential. They are committed to working with the State’s most disadvantaged, championing local issues and connecting with people to […]
Winners are Grinners Big News this week!! Eblen Collision Repairs are the winners of “Best Large Shop” in South Australia for the 2017 Paint & Panel Body Shop Awards. Congratulations to the other winners also announced. Check them out now >.
Our Friends from Dave Potter Honda dropped by with the latest Civic today. With looks like this car, its sure to be popular this year! The New Civic Hatch is the second chapter in the Civic range. Model shown is a Rallye Red R.S. which features Honda’s new 1.5L Turbo engine. Loaded with features in […]
If the car accident is minor, move vehicles out of traffic to a safe place.
Turn off your vehicle, and turn on the hazard lights.
If your vehicle is damaged to the point of needing to be towed, a tow truck will be dispatched by the Government Registered Towing Roster (can be contacted on 08 8231 5555) you just need to ask for your vehicle to be towed to our workshop… IT IS YOUR RIGHT TO HAVE YOUR VEHICLE TOWED TO A REPAIRER OF YOUR CHOICE.
Check for injuries; call an ambulance when in doubt.
Call the police, even if the accident is minor. A police report can be invaluable to the claim process and help establish who's at fault.
Gather information from others involved in the accident.
Drivers and passengers: names and contact information
Vehicle descriptions (make, model, year)
Driver's license numbers
License plate numbers
Insurance companies and policy numbers
Eyewitnesses: names and contact information
Accident scene location and/or address
Take photos of involved vehicles if it is safe to do so.
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"Your service is simply professional no need to make any changes or improvements well done and keep up the good work. In future I shall let all my family and friends know of your outstanfing works. Thank you"
"Not nessessary as excellent service provided through whole process
Contact for regular updates on progress was courteous, friendly with good advice at all times – so excellent service from the lady who provided her service. This was followed up whit picking up the car the young guy at the reception was courteous, friendly and kept me informed. THANKS"
"The Eblen staf were exemplairy from the first contact until picking up my repaired car. Te service, friendlieness and great work cannot be faulted. Thanks for making this such an easy and stress free expirence. All staff were professional but welcoming and friendly macking all experiences exceptional. It’s been a long time since I’ve dealt with a company like Eblen’s – a team of superstars!"
"The entire staff was very courteous and most helpful. Providing the paint work maintains it’s good appearance I am very satisfied with your repair work. Would certainly recommend Eblens for any collision repairs."
"Excellent customer service was received from Carmen. He was very friendly + helpful and organised for a driver to take me home + pick me up when I needed to collect my car, very much appreciated, great coffee too!"
"All the staff are FANTASTIC!!! I have recommended you man times and will continue to do so"
"Friendly, Empathetic Staff (Reception & Assessor), Gentle with traumatised/shocked clientele – Necessary in this line of work. Felt safe and secure that everything would be well taken care of. Thanks."
"All staff from first contact about my small repair matter and willingness to get it done on the day, to the two gentlemen who (1). Drove me home and (2). Collected me following completion of the repair, to reception/first action."
"Your staff were all professional & helpful & friendly. I had a great cup of coffee and I felt reassured that I was placing my car with trustworthy people. Thankyou to the girls who stayed at work on Thursday pm to allow me to pick up my car. I was a bit late."
"Nothing I could suggest to you could improve your service to meet my needs. A Great Job, very effective & professional approach to work. Being involved in an accident can be stressful, however, Eblen's process assists in reducing stress when arranging repairs."