Tag Archives: North Carolina

Jenkins Adds Two Industry Veterans

Charlotte service center adds experience, “fresh thinking” with two industry experts Jenkins Electric, the 114-year-old Charlotte-based service center, has good news. Led by Iain Jenkins, a third generation president “who is focused on growth and solving industry problems,” per Crystal Bristow, the company’s vice president of marketing, Jenkins just made its next step in solving […]

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Right to Repair: Related

Ongoing developments related to the movement Following up on EA‘s “Right to Repair” issue of June 2019, there are some interesting, ongoing developments related to the movement. North Carolina. In North Carolina, the Department of Insurance head issued a statement/memorandum warning against “steering” towards particular auto repair shops. Here is the original document text. Under-the-radar […]

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N.C. Power Outage

Outer Banks blackout causes 45K evacuation, state of emergency over weekend North Carolina’s Outer Banks shoreline lost power on Thursday afternoon of last week, causing over 45,000 tourists to evacuate the region and requiring a national state of emergency alert. A week later, local businesses affected by the blackout are suing a construction company after […]

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Rocky Mount

North Carolina motor shop finalist for Torch Award The Rocky Mountains might hold the honor of heights in the country. But it’s a North Carolina motor shop with that namesake that’s got a chance at another prestigious honor this year. Rocky Mount Electric Motor recently was selected as a finalist for a Torch Award for […]

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Lawsuit Follows Tragedy

Did NEC violations lead to a tragic teenage death?  An electric motor repair company is being sued for claims of negligence in a tragic North Carolina death. Rachel Rosoff died on Sept. 3 in a public pool where she worked, in the Heritage Point neighborhood of Raleigh, N.C. The 17-year-old lifeguard was electrocuted and drowned that Labor Day […]

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