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Taking Steps To Have Your Car Towed Successfully


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Taking Steps To Have Your Car Towed Successfully

There aren't many things that are more frustrating than dealing with a car that has developed sudden and illusive problems. You might wonder how to stay safe on the freeway or where you should pull over. My husband has worked in the towing industry for many years, and I could tell you funny, scary, and confusing stories about decisions drivers have made for him in the past. I want to make the world a safer place for tow truck drivers, which is why I created this blog. Read on to learn interesting tips for roadside safety, so that you don't find yourself in the same situation I did.

Tips On How To Provide Your Location To A Towing Service When Directionally Challenged

Being directionally challenged might not impact your everyday life — after all, a quick check of a mapping app on your smartphone will tell you where you are and where you need to go. If you have a regular cellphone instead of a smartphone, however, you won't always be able to rely on technology to help you with your location — which can be a real concern if your car breaks down in a highly remote area and you need a tow. Read More 

3 Reasons Not To Fear A Spring Break Road Trip If You Have Emergency Roadside Assistance

With Spring Break right around the corner, many college students are considering a road trip for the most scenic way to spend the vacation. However, a road trip can quickly turn into a less-than-ideal car situation. One of the ways to overcome this issue is with emergency roadside assistance, which protects millions of people across the country. These policies can protect you in more ways than you might think. Here are three reasons why you don't need to fear a breakdown or other debilitating issues when planning your big road trip. Read More 

3 Simple Hacks To Stay Safe While Waitng On Towing Services

Being stranded is never a good thing, but throw in the variables of an unfamiliar place or darkness, and a breakdown can seem like a pretty terrifying event as a driver. You may always be able to get a towing service on the phone to help you out, but it never hurts to know how to stay safe while you wait for a professional to arrive to help you out. Here are three simple hacks you should keep in mind to help you stay safe if you are stranded as a driver. Read More 

Roadside Emergency Planning For Company Fleets

Keeping your company fleet cars properly maintained is one way to help avoid an unexpected breakdown, but even the best cared for car may eventually experience a problem. For this reason, it's a good idea to be prepared in advance for just this scenario. Doing so will help keep your employee safe and the car protected and can save the company money. This guide can help you develop a workable breakdown procedure. Read More 

Technology And Towing: How Towing Companies Are Using Software To Get You Back On The Road

Tow truck drivers often use all kinds of hardware to get you back on the road, such as chains, tools and auto parts. But did you know that they also use software? Technological advances along with the invention of apps that drivers can access with their smartphone help towing companies deliver better and faster service, all of which keeps you safer and gets you back on the road quicker. Following are just a few ways towing companies are using software to get you back on the road. Read More