Meet the Team

Coronavirus Face Covering Legal Requirements Q&A - RMI Legal Team (25 September 2020)


Notable national press coverage


Face masks, Covid Secure and NHS Track & Trace QR Codes - RMI Legal (23 September 2020)


Autodata Technical Issue 38 - Rattling noise from engine bay on 2013 Mercedes-Benz A-Class


Useful URLs - The Garage Guide to Online Presence


IGA Garage Guide released to give independents control of their online presence


IGA Bulletin - September 2020


Be Aware - September 2020


Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) Update – September 2020


What’s on at the RMI Academies – September 2020


Ensure your garage is COVID-secure with an IGA COVID-compliance audit


Develop your online branding and bring in new business with the Garage Guide to Online Presence


Member Spotlight – Field’s Car Centre raises £2,000 for Woking Hospice


2020/21 MOT Annual Training Update – September 2020


Government launches resources to help businesses prepare for the end of Brexit


Tips to build your resilience


Encourage your customers to ‘Beat the Rush’ with the DVSA’s toolkit


Autodata Technical Issue 37 – Engine cooler blower motor continuously running on 2012 Skoda Citigo


Scam: Government Legal Department (GLD) fraudulent calls


Autodata Technical Issue 37 - Engine cooler blower motor continuously running on 2012 Skoda Citigo


Document – parental bereavement leave policy


Document – allergy policy


Letter – for employees just before transfer by transferor


Letter – return to normal after lay off – short time working


Letter – redundancy pool (at risk)


Letter – confirming employee dismissal due to voluntary redundancy


Letter – invite to meeting to discuss voluntary redundancy


Letter – informing employee of outcome of application for voluntary redundancy


Document - Application for voluntary redundancy


Document – template risk assessment


Letter – dismissal on notice due to long term absence


Letter – invite to meeting to discuss potential dismissal due to long term absence


Wheel Alignment Awareness & Practical


Wheel Alignment Introduction & Awareness


IGA Bulletin - August 2020


Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) Update – August 2020


Book a COVID-19 Compliance audit today to reassure customers that your business is safe


2020/21 MOT Annual Training Update – August 2020


Take control of your online image with the IGA’s Garage Guide to Online Presence


What’s on at the Academies - August 2020


Be Aware - August 2020


Cyber risks in the automotive sector


Tips to deal with stress during coronavirus


Get financial support for your apprentice through the BMTA Trust


Autodata Technical Issue 36 – Front door fault on 2013 Ford B-MAX


Allianz research reveals majority of motor fleet managers believe they have been the victim of fraud


Coronavirus face coverings update - RMI Legal (24 July 2020)


Autodata Technical Issue 36 - Front door fault on 2013 Ford B-MAX


MOT Special Notice 02-20


Six-month MOT extensions ending on 1 August


Altered business hours? Remember to update your profile page on the Trust My Garage website


COVID-19 Compliance Scheme open for bookings


Flexible Furlough Update - July 2020


Be Aware Special: Card Not Present Scams still active in the UK


Coming Soon: The IGA’s Garage Guide to Online Presence


Coronavirus Corporation Tax and VAT


2020/21 MOT Annual Training Update – July 2020


What’s on at the RMI Academies – July 2020


Autodata Technical Issue 35 – Clonking noise from 2009 Peugeot 207


Tips to strengthen your wellbeing


IGA welcomes end to MOT extension


Coronavirus Corporation Tax and VAT June 2020


Now is the time to end the MOT extension, says IGA


COVID-19 Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme update (15 June 2020)


Redundancy (15 June 2020)


Template letter to local MP regarding Business Rate Relief application (2 June 2020)


COVID-19: Re-starting your business guidance for motor traders - Allianz (29 May 2020)


Case Study: Return from furlough (22 May 2020)


IGA launching Covid-19 Compliance scheme for independent garages


IGA urges transport minister to end MOT extension


Post-lockdown tips for garages


Risk assessment template (15 May 2020)


Infectious diseases in the workplace policy (15 May 2020)


Covid-19 Temporary workplace policies and procedures (15 May 2020)


IGA’s flexible furlough scheme proposal supported by Chancellor


Letter template - Informing a furloughed employee that they can return to work (11 May 2020)


Reviewing your insurance - Gallagher (6 May 2020)


Advice Note - Distance Selling (1 May 2020)


IGA calls for flexible furlough scheme


Check your insurance policy for business interruption cover


Garage workers now eligible for coronavirus testing


Scam: Business Rate Relief Fraud


IGA urges Minister to clarify inconsistencies in business rate relief


IGA urges garages to stop discounting MOTs


DVSA call centre closed - alternative contact information (14 April 2020)


COVID-19 available support for businesses overview (9 April 2020)


Temporarily closing your MOT station guidance (8 April 2020)


Advice Note - Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Updated 4 April 2020)


DfT - Q&A concerning police enforcement of travel and retail restrictions (4 APRIL 2020)


IGA provides guidance to appeal business rate relief for independent garages


Template Letter to Local Authority - Business Rate Relief (2 April 2020)


RMI Legal Advice Note - Claiming Business Rate Relief (2 April 2020)


Further clarification on six-month MOT extension (31 March 2020)


COVID-19 Roadside Recovery Guidance (30 March 2020)


IGA urges Government to provide independent garages business rates relief


DVSA Notification - COVID-19 update and MOTs (30 March 2020)


Letter template - Essential travel required


MOT extension FAQ by DVSA (27 MARCH 2020)


Letter template seeking consent to furlough employees (24 March 2020)


Extending MOTs will have a huge impact on independent garages, says IGA