Tow Business Podcast

Tow Business Podcast

There’s No Business Like Tow Business Running a towing business in today's world is tough. The Tow Business Podcast focuses on towing business topics and discusses all topics that relate to owning and operating a successful towing company. We welcome all show ideas and feedback.

Episodes

June 11, 2024 45 mins

Our industry is under attack by a well-funded, well-organized group using the FTC and FMCSA to accomplish their goals. Unfortunately, it seems that most U.S. towers are still unaware. The National Open Commerce and Safer Highways Coalition needs your support! Please visit www.nocshc.com for accurate, up-to-date information. Please consider a one-time or recurring donation so that they can represent our proud industry in Washington ...

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Brad goes to the Florida show and Buc-ees has everything! Also, the over-the-phone Tow Scam strikes again.

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April 15, 2024 73 mins

ERSCA.org

Training, Standard Duty

Heavy Duty, EV

Winching & Rigging

Online & in person

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April 1, 2024 57 mins

We discuss some current topics going on in Towing News. If you own a Freightliner M2 make sure you listen until the end.

Traxero.com

Millerind.com

ERSCA.org

Haasalert.com

https://harbingermarketing.com/

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March 18, 2024 73 mins

Traxero's products help glue the business side of our industry together by offering several pieces of software, services, and hardware that integrate in a way we've never before seen. Dispatching software, payment systems, GPS, dashcams, auctions, and more. Whether you're using a pen and paper wondering if it's time to go digital or a 20-year veteran of digital dispatching wondering if there is a better way, give them a call.

This ...

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Recently the FTC and FMCSA announced new rules that would adversely affect the Towing Industry and those who supply and support the industry. Luckily, a large group of towers from around the nation worked tirelessly to create a new Coalition not only to fight against these new proposed rules but to combat the negative stereotypes and misunderstanding of the costs and challenges we face while trying to keep America's roads and comme...

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February 16, 2024 65 mins

There is a war being waged against the towing industry by insurance companies and trucking companies simply trying to improve their bottom line.

We all know there are bad actors within the towing industry but they are few and far between. We are all currently being accused of being that small group and people are manipulating the data in an attempt to crush our industry so they can increase their profits. This episode is a must-lis...

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February 5, 2024 58 mins

A listener sent us a great email asking us follow-up questions about previous shows. We chose several of his questions to respond to.

 

Miller Industries

Traxero

HAAS Alert Safety Cloud

 ERSCA

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December 30, 2023 59 mins

A major auto club has come out in support of Congestion Charges. We also discuss the Not So Crazy TRIP Invoice that is in the news and try to provide some insight to the costs of participating in the TRIP Program.

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December 18, 2023 52 mins

Are you tired of your boss not buying the latest greatest tow gadgets? Maybe it's time to realize the benefits of investing in yourself and paying your own way on the path to success.

Applying for a job? Be careful how you do it. Put some thought into your words and tone while applying digitally.

There's trouble brewing for towers in Massachusetts if they charge admin fees as a percentage.

Miller Industries

Traxero

HAAS Alert Safet...

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December 4, 2023 67 mins

Our show from August 30, 2020, on workplace behavior pops up. 

More PPI news from Memphis, Tn.

ATRI's Predatory Towing Report.

SSTA supports legislation to allow additional fees on EVs.

There's a new towing scam in town.

 

Miller Industries

Traxero

ERSCA - Emergency Road Service Coalition of America

HASS Alert Safety Cloud

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November 20, 2023 62 mins

There's a lot of news about tow companies being gobbled up by some large players. What's going on, why now?

We also revisit two recent topics and want to know if your company has seen a slowdown in heavy call volume in the past six months.

Miller industries

Traxero

HAAS Alert Safety Cloud

ERSCA

 

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What in the world is going on at that truck stop in Memphis? We also discuss that big, green toolbox that ended up on its back and the one simple thing the owner of it could've done to prevent it and a few other topics.

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October 23, 2023 62 mins

We discuss several tow industry topics we've recently heard about or found on the Tow Business and other towing pages.

Miller Industries

ERSCA

Traxero

HAAS Alert Safety Cloud

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October 9, 2023 53 mins

We all know that the tow industry is almost 100% drama free... not this episode. We've just come back from the Tennessee Tow Show and this is the first show of season 15.

 

Miller Industries

Traxero

ERSCA

HAAS Safety Cloud

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August 28, 2023 60 mins

Tow Business Podcast discusses various topics facing the Towing Industry today. We strive to put out the best business-friendly information to towers everywhere that they can consume when they want to.

We discuss various topics. Recent legislation, Employee Retention Credits, Online marketing mistakes.

Please support our Show Partners:

Miller Industries

Traxero

HAAS Safety Cloud

Emergency Road Service Coalition of America ERSCA

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We discuss tactics the insurance companies seem to be using to pay us less, while they are also convincing our legislators that towers are the problem. Artificial Intelligence is entering the towing industry quickly and we explain how.

Tow Business Podcast discusses current topics occurring in our industry and presents ideas to help your towing business be a profitable, rewarding, success.

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July 31, 2023 66 mins
Tom Parbs with HAAS Alert and Lee Roberts come on the show to discuss the importance of more industry support of the Survivor Fund and different ways you can support it.
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We discuss ERSCA's current legislative efforts and fundraising program. The show then finishes with a few more questions from our Tow Business group on Facebook.

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July 3, 2023 62 mins

We discuss some great questions that have been asked on our Tow Business FaceBook Group recently. This is part one of a two-part series

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