Why Should You Join the Auto Body Association of Texas?

Member Benefits

In the Spotlight

2019 Texas Auto Body Trade Show Exhibitors

Click Here to Exhibit at the 2019 Texas Auto Body Trade Show "Even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there" -Will Rogers September 20-21, 2019 Will Rogers Memorial Center - Fort Worth, TX 3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107   Our host hotel for the event this year will be Fairfield Inn & Suites Fort Worth

May 8th, 2019|Categories: Events, News, Spotlight, Trade Show|Tags: , |0 Comments

Because Every Body Shop Deserves to be Profitable

Trade Shows

Our Trade Shows highlight the latest products and trends in the collision repair industry

Trade Shows

The main purpose of trade show events is to showcase a wide variety of options for attendees and business to engage and interact with each other while introducing them to the latest products and tools to benefit their business.

Regional Meetings

We provide education and team building for you and your staff.

Regional Meetings

Our regional meetings provide educational opportunities provided by leaders in the collision repair industry. Gain an overview of the new products and procedures that are being requirements in our industry.

Collision Repairers

Devoted to the advancement of the collision repair industry

Collision Repairers

The Auto Body Association of Texas is focused on serving you, the collision industry of Texas.


Learn about Industry Trends and Share Best Practices


ABAT provides a forum to communicate and discuss industry related issues, along with and Educational Platform to help ensure safe and proper

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Our Core Values

ABAT seeks to give auto body shops a voice and a forum to communicate and discuss industry related issues along with the educational platform that ensures the safe and proper repair of today’s high-tech vehicles

Latest News

Texas association meeting targets shop challenges

January 11th, 2017|

The Auto Body Association of Texas (ABAT) held an informational membership meeting in Waxahachie, Texas on Jan. 11 at the Waxahachie Civic Center. The meeting was held to bring awareness to the issues body shops face and the benefits of ABAT membership. ABAT held the meeting as a response to

Texas bill demands independent survey of auto body labor rates, cracks down on steering

April 14th, 2017|

By John Huetter on April 14, 2017 The latest version of a Texas House bill would determine the state’s prevailing rate through a “transparent and unbiased” third-party labor rate survey. It also would prevent carriers from using coercion or most incentives — including a guarantee of no out-of-pocket costs — designed


ABAT Sponsors

The Auto Body Association of Texas graciously thanks these sponsors for their support of the collision industry

Focused on the Success of the Texas Collision Repair Industry

Our Members have access to databases that contain information on local labor rate surveys, discrepancies in estimating systems, P-page information, and more.


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