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Motorcycle Towing and Transport

Feb 5th, 2016 | By | Category: From our latest issue

Motorcycle towing and transport is a focus of the Tow Times February issue. Whether you tow motorcycles occasionally, find yourself in the middle of thousands of bikes at a rally or tow and transport motorcycles on a regular basis you’ll find something interesting in this […]



Driver Safety Training Survey

Jan 26th, 2016 | By | Category: Spotlight

Please give us a few minutes of your time to take a 13-question survey on driver safety training. Responses will be used for articles in upcoming issues of Tow Times and help us determine topics to address in the magazine. All responses are confidential. Click […]



Damage to Your Tow Truck and Filing an Insurance Claim?

Jan 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Tow Tip

“To be prepared to handle an insurance claim involving damage to your commercial truck, first consult your policy. Read it and ask your agent about anything you don’t understand. Have the agent put his or her answers in writing. By knowing what to expect you’re […]



100-Year Celebration

Jan 8th, 2016 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times January 2016 issue salutes the 100-year anniversary of the commercially-manufactured tow truck. See this issue’s articles “A 100-Year Journey” and “Holmes — A Look Back in Time.” This commemorative issue also contains a special “birthday card” with well wishes from a host […]



2015 Fleet Survey Analysis

Dec 15th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times December issue features the 2015 Fleet Survey Analysis, a compilation of towing company equipment stats including company profiles, fleet breakdowns, vehicles and equipment and average fleet size. See pages 34 and 35.



Tow Times SourceBook

Oct 6th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times October issue contains the SourceBook, Tow Times’ buyer’s guide for towing industry equipment, distributors, services, accessories and more. More topics such as retaining employees, employee manuals, overweight/height loads, the Wall of the Fallen and a mobile crane recovery can all be found […]



Aircraft Recovery

Sep 10th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times September issue focuses on aircraft recovery. Aircraft recovery veteran and contributing writer Steve Smalley offers insight for towing companies that are considering entering the market of aircraft recovery in his feature article “Explore the Aviation Market.” And Peter Fuerst of the International […]



August is Military & First Responder Month at the Museum

Jul 31st, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

From The International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum’s latest press Release: “July 31, 2015 Chattanooga, TN – Due to recent tragedies in Chattanooga, the International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum is proud to honor our Military Personnel and First […]



Shine ‘n Star Car Carrier winner

Jul 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times Shine ‘n Star Car Carrier winner is this month’s cover shot. The truck is a 2014 Peterbilt with a 22-foot Jerr-Dan XLP steel bed owned by Blair’s Towing & Recovery of Falls Church, Va. Learn more about this “clean and uncluttered” truck, […]



Shine ‘n Star Medium-Duty winner

Jun 19th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times Shine ‘n Star Medium-Duty winner is this month’s cover shot. The truck is a 2012 Peterbilt with a Jerr-Dan 25-ton unit from the fleet of Gainesville Towing and Recovery in Gainesville, Va. Learn more about the Transformer-inspired “Bumble Bee” the June issue.