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Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Nominations Due December 31

Nov 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Each year, the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum recognizes individuals who have made substantial contributions to the towing and recovery industry. The tradition started in 1986 when the industry realized it was time to display the roots of the profession. Industry […]



The Tow Times SourceBook is Now Online

Nov 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Tow Times now brings you the annual SourceBook industry buyer’s guide as an easy-to-search website — ttsourcebook.com. Browse through over 200 company and product listings in categories that include towing equipment manufacturers, distributors, accessories and products/services. The site is optimized for mobile devices, has live […]



Tow Trucks for Tots 2018

Oct 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Date: Nov 11, 2018 Time: 6:00 a.m. Location: Hollywood Casino, 777 Hollywood Blvd., Joliet, IIllinois 60436 Worldwide Equipment Sales, LLC’s “Tow Trucks for Tots” is a non-profit organization made up of the towing community, its suppliers and the volunteers who raise toys for children during […]



National Move Over Day: Saturday October 20

Oct 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

National Move Over Day, the third Saturday each October, is Saturday, October 20. The day was established to create awareness of national move over laws that apply to emergency responders. Towing operators, towing associations and state departments of transportation are encouraged to promote their state’s […]



U.S. DOT Provides More Than $63 Billion to Major Transportation Infrastructure Investments Across America in 2018

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

By the end of the 2018 fiscal year (FY 2018), the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) made available more than $63.9 billion in FY 2018 multi-modal discretionary and formula transportation investments and $1.6 billion in FY 2017 discretionary funds. The Department is committed to revitalizing […]



International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Sep 28th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Eight towing industry leaders were inducted into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum in a special ceremony held on September 15th, 2018, at the Chattanoogan Hotel in Chattanooga, Tenn. Each year the towing hall of fame honors deserving men and women […]



Thanks for Attending the Tennessee Tow Show

Sep 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Thanks to all who attended this year’s Tennessee Tow Show, held September 13-15 at the Chattanooga Convention Center, Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Tennessee Tow Truck Association and Tow Times again hosted towing professionals from across the United States as they gathered for days of training, seminars […]



Hurricane Florence Notice: Tennessee Tow Show 2018 WILL STILL BE HELD

Sep 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

Towing and recovery professionals from around the country will converge on Chattanooga, Tenn., September 13-15 for the Tennessee Tow Show hosted by Tow Times and the Tennessee Tow Truck Association. Despite the approach of hurricane Florence the show will still go on as scheduled. Held […]



Advance-Level Light-Duty Recovery Course at the Tennessee Tow Show

Aug 31st, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

A one-day, advance-level light-duty recovery course hosted by Wes Wilburn of the American Towing & Recovery Institute will be held September 12, 2018, in conjunction with the 2018 Tennessee Tow Show, Chattanooga Convention Center, Chattanooga, Tenn. Using hands-on sessions, the course will focus on aspects […]



Safety Symposium and Business Seminars Scheduled for Tennessee Tow Show

Aug 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Tennessee Tow Show Safety Symposium to be held Thursday, September 13 will feature  towing operator safety topics including a roadside safety panel that will discuss ideas to protect towing operators on the roadside when Move Over laws are not enough, sessions on how to […]