RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

RVDA Risk Management Webinar Coming on March 15

Thu Mar 8, 2018

152043990189599.pngThe RV Learning Center and KPA are hosting webinar on risk management from 2 to 3 p.m. EST on Thursday, March 15. The free webinar will cover the most common questions that KPA is asked by employers and risk managers.

"Learn about the popular exposures, hazards, and risk management issues," says a press release from the Recreational Vehicle Dealers Association. "Presenters will also discuss how to address these issues and how to implement the proper controls to create a safe and efficient workplace.

To register for the event, CLICK HERE.

Mebers unable to attend the event should register anyway, and they will receive links to the materials for later viewing. Dealer webinars are provided by RVDA’s strategic partner KPA as part of the array of educational offerings available through the RV Learning Center. Questions or feedback, should be directed to Allyson Lewis at Alewis@kpaonline.com 866-356-1735 or Karin Van Duyse at the RV Learning Center at kvanduyse@rvda.org 703-591-7130.

RVDA, the National RV Dealers Association, is the national association representing RV retailers. The association's members include RV dealers, RV rental operators, and RV aftermarket sales and service locations. For more information, visit www.rvda.org.

KPA is an RVDA endorsed provider of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and Human Resource (HR) Management software and consulting services. As an endorsed provider, KPA offers RVDA members a five percent discount on endorsed products and services purchased by RVDA members. KPA provides business services for more than 6,000 automotive, truck and equipment dealerships, and service companies. To learn more, visit www.kpaonline.com or call 866-356-1735.