National News

National Association Announces Hall of Fame Inductees

Jun 16th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Towing and Recovery Association of America’s June 2011 Monthly Members’ Memo from the TRAA Board of Directors announced the names of the 2011 Hall of Fame Inductees. The five industry leaders selected for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as […]



Oklahoma Wrecker Owners Association Plans Next Meeting

Jun 14th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Oklahoma Wrecker Owners Association (OWOA) will be having their next meeting on July 12. The meeting in June was postponed until this July date. The OWOA is hoping to have Rep. Dennis Johnson attend the July meeting so members can personally thank him for […]



Oklahoma Wrecker Owners Association Gets New Logo

Jun 13th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Oklahoma Wrecker Owners Association has introduced a new association logo. This is the result of a logo contest held on their website. The OWOA is currently looking to copyright the logo and use it exclusively for their members and membership. You can see the […]



Pennsylvania Towing Association Marks Anniversary

Jun 9th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

2011 marks the Pennsylvania Towing Association’s (PTA) 25th Anniversary. This October, the PTA will mark its 25th anniversary. Watch upcoming editions of the Keystone Cable, the PTA’s newsletter, for articles on the association’s history. Any founding member or past or present director is encouraged to […]



New Hampshire Towing Association Announces Show Winners

Jun 8th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The New Hampshire Towing Association announces their 2011 Rodeo Winners in their monthly newsletter. The winners are as follows: Class A, Small Wrecker: 1st Place – Richard Branch 2nd Place – Rick Blanger 3rd Place – Jim Bray Class B, Ramp Truck: 1st Place – […]



Texas Towing and Storage Association Releases First Set of DVDs

Jun 7th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Texas Towing and Storage Association has released the first DVDs in their TTSA Education Series, according to their newsletter. There are three DVDs included in this release. The first DVD is titled “Customer Service in the Towing Industry.” The Customer Service DVD will benefit […]



Idaho City Council Passes First Read for Towing Ordinance

Jun 6th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Rexburg, Idaho City Council passed a towing ordinance on first read Wednesday, June 1, after a tie vote left Mayor Woodland with the final decision, according to a news report. Bill 1014, the towing and parking enforcement ordinance, was brought up for discussion after […]



RMA, AAA, NHTSA Educate Motorists about Proper Tire Care

Jun 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: National News

WASHINGTON, DC, June 2, 2011 – The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA), AAA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Fairfax County, Va. police teamed up today at the Fairfax County Police Emergency Vehicle Operations Center to demonstrate the hazards posed by under inflated tires. […]



Towing and Recovery Professionals of Maryland Announcements

May 31st, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Towing and Recovery Professionals of Maryland (TRPM) Association Newsletter announced that the Directors-at-Large who are currently serving, will continue in those positions for another two-year term. Those currently serving are: Greg Hayden with G & M Auto Service in Newburg, Md., Ted Dent with […]



Wisconsin Towing Association Annual Convention Reminders

May 26th, 2011 | By | Category: National News

The Wisconsin Towing Association annual convention will be held June 17-19 at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wis. Convention updates are as follows: A block of 200 rooms for the convention weekend were reserved and as of last week about 100 were taken. […]