Risk Management Center
WCA’s Risk Management Center is your one stop shop to help you safeguard your business. In addition to
labor law services available through our new partner law firm, WCA members have access to following
WCA members receive FREE access to employee handbooks, specific to each of our member states, and updated each
year as employment laws change. The handbooks are downloadable in Microsoft Word format so you can customize
them to fit your business — a $500 value!
Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP)
OSHA and your State Labor Department regularly make unannounced visits to car washes. Every employer must have
safety plans and training to avoid huge fines. WCA makes staying in compliance easy for members with our free
Injury and Illness Prevention Program downloads — a $500 value!
WCA’s government affairs team monitors legislation in all member states and takes action when necessary to
prevent harmful legislation from becoming law. WCA sends legislative alerts to members regularly as issues of
relevance arise in member regions. An online interactive map featuring legislative updates in all 12 WCA member
states is available for members to view online.
To access these benefits, members can visit www.WCWA.org/Risk.
WCA Announces New Employment Law Partner
The Western Carwash Association is pleased to announce a new partnership with employment law firm Palmer
Kazanjian Wohl Hodson LLP (PKWH) to provide WCA members with free access to legal consultation on employment
WCA members will now receive free access to one 30-minute legal consultation per calendar quarter, and a
discounted rate for two additional hours of consultation.
PKWH is now the exclusive employment law partner of WCA, and joins the lineup of exclusive member benefits
available through WCA’s new Risk Management Center.
WCA BBQ at The Car Wash Show 2019
It isn’t Nashville without good BBQ. Kick-off The Car Wash Show experience with BBQ and your West Coast car
wash friends at WCA’s Welcome Reception on the evening of Sunday, May 12. Drinks, meats and good times are
guaranteed at Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint.
This reception is complimentary and exclusive to WCA members. To RSVP, visit www.WCWA.org/BBQ
Orange County Roadshow and Car Wash Manager Training Course
Save the date for WCA’s Orange County Roadshow and Manager Training Course, taking place at Disney’s
Paradise Pier Hotel at Disneyland August 21-22 tour! Visit www.WCWA.org/Events for more information.
Why Membership With WCA Is Important
WCA exists to serve the needs of car wash professionals and industry partners across the West Coast. We advocate
for the industry through our government affairs efforts. We provide critical resources to members such as the
aforementioned risk management center. We educate through our programs and publications. And we connect members
for shared knowledge. None of this would be possible without support in the form of membership. If you’re
not a member, we hope you will consider joining us. Contact our office at (800) 344-WASH or firstname.lastname@example.org.