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Hall of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted

Dec 4th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Nomination forms are now being accepted for the Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The deadline for submitting nomination forms is December 31, 2015. Angela Roper, executive director of the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum, makes the following suggestions for nominating a […]

For Towing Gift Ideas — Visit the Tow Times Shop

Nov 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Need some towing-related Christmas gift ideas? Check out the Tow Times Shop on this site. Choose from caps, T-shirts, professional safety posters for your office and pick up a copy of Towing and the Law, a unique book based on 15 years of the popular […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Nov 26th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Happy Thanksgiving from the staff at Tow Times.

Tow Trucks for Tots Results

Nov 13th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

This year’s Tow Trucks for Tots event by Worldwide Equipment Sales of Rockdale, Ill., was another success, bringing many towing companies together on November 8 to support this community-oriented toy drive. The goals of Tow Truck for Tots are to bring a much-needed toy to […]

TRAA Call to Action – Proposed New Towing Law Added to 2015 Federal Highway Funding Legislation

Nov 6th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The following is a press release from the Towing and Recovery Association of America: Washington, DC, November 5, 2015– The Towing and Recovery Association of America, Inc.® (TRAA) has been closely monitoring H.R.2563 – State and Local Predatory Towing Enforcement Act since its introduction by […]

Join the World’s Largest Tow Truck Parade…

Oct 30th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

…and give back to the community, showcase your company and the industry by participating in Tow Trucks for Tots, the annual event by Worldwide Equipment Sales of Rockdale, Ill. Date: Nov 8, 2015 Time: 5:00 a.m. Location: Hollywood Casino,
777 Hollywood Blvd., 
Joliet, IL 60436 The […]

Take the Tow Times 2015 Fleet Survey

Oct 23rd, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

You can do your part to help track towing equipment purchasing trends and provide valuable data on towing company call breakdowns and more by participating in the Tow Times 2015 Fleet Survey. It’s easy — just click the “Take the Tow Times 2015 Fleet Survey” […]

First Annual APTRA Move Over Awareness Day Tow Truck Parade

Oct 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Arizona Professional Towing & Recovery Association (APTRA) is having its first annual Move Over Awareness Day on Saturday, October 17 — an all-day event for the whole family. Vendors will be onsite doing product demonstrations and free giveaways. Media coverage will be at the […]

Wisconsin Passes “Towing Industry Awareness Week”

Oct 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Kathy Sellner’s two-year effort to gain recognition for the Wisconsin towing and recovery industry has paid off. The Wisconsin Legislature has approved a resolution declaring the second week of September “Towing Industry Awareness Week.” “I believe this is a huge step for our industry,” said […]

Procession of Tow Trucks Honors John Martins

Oct 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

A large contingent of tow trucks are expected to fill a procession today in honor of John Martins, who owned Sterry Street Towing in Providence, Rhode Island and a number of other businesses in the New England area. Martins died on September 27th from injuries […]