Founded in 1982, Insurance Auto Auctions provides automotive and specialty salvage services. Its clients include insurance and car rental companies, as well as other vehicle providers. The company offers total loss claims services and assists with transfer of sale documents. Insurance Auto Auctions additionally features online auction lists and vehicle descriptions, as well as bidding services. The company s specialty division deals in the sale of equipment, boats and recreational vehicles. Its value enhancement services include shrink-wrapping, washing, detailing, key making and mechanical repair for vehicles. Insurance Auto Auctions employs a staff of operations managers and administrative personnel, as well as sales, accounting, financial, human resources and information technology professionals. The company is headquartered in Westchester, Ill., and maintains locations in Arizona, Pennsylvania and Texas.