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International Towing Museum Members Visit Other Museums for FREE

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum (ITRHFM) recently announced it joined the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM). “The Museum is currently working to offer our ITRHFM members a broader range of benefits – both inside and outside of the industry,” says Jeffrey Godwin, ITRHFM vice president. “It’s exciting that our…

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Press Release: ITRHFM To Sell LED Flashing Safety Arrows

CHATTANOOGA, TN, May 29, 2019 — The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum today announced that it recently completed an agreement to sell portable, lighted safety arrows. The effort, intended to complement the Survivor Fund, continues the museum’s efforts to raise awareness about the dangers of the towing and road service profession.…

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Press Release: Survivor Fund Launches Experienced Owners Group

CHATTANOOGA, TN, April 9, 2019 — The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum Survivor Fund today announced a new benefit available to those going through the tragedy of losing someone in the line of service. The new Experienced Owners Group (EoG) will allow company owners the opportunity to seek guidance from someone…

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Press Release: 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced by ITRHFM

CHATTANOOGA, TN, April 3, 2019 — The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum today announced that it has completed the selection process for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as the Class of 2019. John Coupland (Poole, Dorset, United Kingdom), Michael Cherry (Land O’Lakes, FL), Jamie Davis (Hope,…

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Celebrate Our Industry

Dear Towing Industry, According to IBIS World, there were 44,489 automobile towing companies in the U.S. as of September 2017. Canada has an estimated 2,600 towing companies according to the Canadian government’s 2016 census. Collectively the North American automobile towing industry is close to 50,000 companies. And yet, less than 1% attend the industry’s annual…

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Press Release: Nominate a Loved One for the Wall of the Fallen

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., May 7, 2018 (via Newswire.com) – The International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum honors towing operators and employees who have died in the line of service in an annual ceremony at its Wall of the Fallen memorial in Chattanooga, Tenn. Now is a good time to nominate a person – a…

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Press Release: 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced by ITRHFM

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., March 26, 2018 — The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum today announced that it has completed the selection process for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as the Class of 2018. Michael Aspesi (Southborough, MA), Scott Burrows (Pendleton, KY), John Coldwell (Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England), Rene Fortin (Manchester,…

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