View Cart (0 items)

Crime

When there's crime in the carwash industry, PC&D covers it to let wash owners know how to protect their business.

ARTICLES

Workers questioned, one arrested over illegitimate employment

KENT, England — Immigration enforcement says it will help businesses verify employment status, but it will not tolerate violations.


Read More

Vandal damages payment station after carwash equipment stalls

SHREVEPORT, La. — The wash owner hopes surveillance footage will help find the woman responsible.


Read More

Judge rules tip-pooling case must go before jury

LAWRENCE, N.Y. — The Fair Labor Standards Act requires businesses to provide advance notice to employees if they claim a tip credit, and one carwash worker said this didn’t happen.


Read More

Several carwashes fined for illegal workers

NOTTINGHAM, England — The UK Border Agency says businesses have no excuses for employing illegal workers.


Read More

Update: Danny’s owner guilty plea accepted by judge

PHOENIX — Daniel Hendon will be sentenced Nov. 21 for the illegal hiring practices at his company.


Read More

Man claims car odometer was run up while at detail shop

SCARBOROUGH, Ontario — The odometer showed 449 extra kilometers when the owner picked up his Mazda RX-8 from the shop.


Read More

Surveying self-serve and in-bay automatics

Why self-serve and in-bay washes remain a good investment for potential wash owners.

Looking at the different bay wash models and comparing their main features.


Read More

New technologies offer safety and efficiency for carwash owners

Modernization means carwash owners can adapt practices and tools allowing more focus on running a successful business.

Today’s new technology can help with many issues carwash owners commonly face, including lighting emergencies, increased surveillance needs and durable technology requirements.


Read More

Thief robs change machine with electronic device

TULSA, Okla. — Police say the suspect seemed like he knew what he was doing.


Read More

Danny’s owner seeks sentencing postponement

PHOENIX — The carwash chain owner admits he turned a blind eye to illegal business practices.


Read More