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Florida Bans Texting While Driving

Nov 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

As of October 1st, Florida motorists face a $30 fine for texting while driving. The law makes it a secondary offense, meaning a police officer cannnot pull someone over solely for texting, but motorists can be fined if they commit another violation such as not […]



Join the Tow Trucks for Tots Parade This Sunday

Nov 8th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Worldwide Equipment Sales, LLC Tow Trucks for Tots parade is Sunday November 10, 2013. Tow Trucks for Tots has 3 main goals: • To bring a much needed toy to a very deserving boy or girl. • To further enhance the image of the towing […]



NRC Day of Action and Traffic Incident Training

Nov 1st, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Null’s Sales & Service LLC and Null’s Towing invite you to attend the following events at Null’s Towing: NRC Day of Action Wednesday, November 13 This is a day of fun, a chance to get up close and personal with the fine line of towing […]



Stolen Truck Alert

Oct 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

In the early morning on October 20, two trucks were stolen from Purpose Wrecker Sales in Wentzville, Missouri. • 2005 Ford F350/Century 412 tow truck. The truck is a 4×4 diesel, white and burgundy in color and has 108,xxx miles. • 2008 Hino/Century 21-foot rollback. The […]



Are You North America’s Next Cold Crew Champion?

Oct 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

The search is on for the toughest winter workers in the 3rd annual Cintas & Carhartt Cold Crew Contest. We want to see how you “Outwork Them AllTM.” Cintas launched the campaign in 2011 to recognize individuals in the U.S. and Canada who withstand the […]



See NHRA Legend John Force and his Destination Force Funny Car at the Miller Industries Booth — Western States Tow Show

Oct 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

At the upcoming Western States Tow Show in San Diego, Calif., the Miller Industries booth will be packed from 1 – 3 p.m. on Friday October 11, 2013, as towing company owners, drivers, dispatchers and fans line up to meet NHRA Legend John Force and […]



Thanks for a Great Tennessee Tow Show

Sep 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Tennessee Tow Truck Association and Tow Times thank all of the vendors and attendees who participated in this year’s Tennessee Tow Show. Attendance was strong and there were more vendor booths to browse top-notch towing and recovery products and services. Many seminars were standing-room-only, […]



Tow Times Facebook Poll

Sep 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

On our Tow Times Facebook page, we asked readers: “In your opinion, what is the main thing the general public doesn’t understand about the towing business?” The response? Three primary items: the clear majority answered operating costs (“The operating costs it takes to run a […]



Wall of the Fallen Ceremony and Unveiling

Aug 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Wall of the Fallen Ceremony and Unveiling will be held at the International Towing and Recovery Museum on Saturday, September 21, 2013. The Ceremony will honor towers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. An image of the 2013 honorees is […]



Stolen Tow Truck Alert

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Spotlight

Towing equipment distributor Lynch Chicago reports that a tow truck was stolen from their Lynch Truck Center location in Waterford, Wis., on August 4. Please note the following truck description and photos. Anyone with information about the truck is encouraged to call 800-236-0089.   Description: […]