News SnippetsTow Truck Driver Tells It Like It Is
I was looking at the Tow Times website and noticed an article under the News Update section about a tow truck driver from Arkansas, John "Bopper" Richardson.- In the interview, John explained that his grandfather called him Bopper when he was a kid and the […]
2014 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
Source: International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame & Museum Six outstanding industry leaders have been selected for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as the Class of 2014. Derek Beahan (Dublin, Ireland), Mel Berman-Deceased (Tamarac, Florida), Julie A. Hanifen (Des […]
ATRI Presents Check to Alabama Association
On February 24, 2014, the American Towing and Recovery Institute (ATRI) presented a check for $4,765 to the Alabama Towing and Recovery Association to help benefit Alabama towers. The funds are proceeds from an on-going joint relationship between the Alabama Towing and Recovery […]
What is Your Light-duty Truck's Towing Capacity?
When you pick up a vehicle with a tow truck, the weight of the load it is not sitting on the chassis with the front and rear axles sharing the load as the truck manufacturer intended. With a tow truck, the load is now out […]