What to Do If Your Big Rig Breaks Down

Breaking down in a car is bad enough, but breaking down in a big rig can be a real nightmare. First, you have to find a towing service that can handle a big rig. Not every towing company provides commercial services and has vehicles capable of towing a semi. Next, you have to worry about […]

Intersection Safety 101

Intersections are hot spots for car accidents. Because traffic is coming together from different directions, and in some cases, at different speeds, intersections are prone to driver errors that lead to crashes. You can reduce the odds that you will experience an accident and need a tow truck at an intersection with these safety tips. […]

Car Fires: Do You Know What to Do?

Car fires are not something most drivers plan for, but they can and do happen. When a fire occurs, your most important task is getting out of your car safely and keeping other members of the public far away from it until help arrives. Even after a small fire occurs, don’t attempt to drive your […]

Waiting for a Tow Truck? Here’s How to Use Road Flares Properly

When your car has broken down or was struck by another vehicle, the last thing you want is for it to get hit again. While you’re waiting for the tow truck after dark, you can set up road flares to enhance visibility and alert oncoming traffic to the potential hazard. Road flares are a must-have […]

Top Strategies for Preventing Rear-End Collisions

Rear-end collisions are among the most common types of car crashes. Although your auto insurance carrier should pay for the damages, there is always a possibility of lingering health effects like whiplash. Use the following strategies to protect yourself from these collisions. Keep an eye on the traffic ahead of you. Sudden braking is one […]

Do I Need to Buy a New Car Seat After an Accident?

Being involved in a car accident can be scary and confusing, especially when you have your family in the car. If you have any young children that still use a car seat, then it’s important to know whether or not you need to replace the car seat following a car accident. Minor Crashes Following a […]

Air Cushion Recovery 101

When semitrailers are involved in accidents that end in them turning over on the road, it can be nearly impossible to get them back up on their wheels. It can also be difficult to keep cargo safe and move it quickly and efficiently from the overturned vehicle. Air cushion recovery is a towing service that […]

Is Your Car Ready for Your Summer Road Trip?

Summer is the perfect time to hit the road with family and friends. A breakdown is the last thing you want to experience on your summer adventure, so getting your car road-trip ready before you go is an essential part of planning. Reduce the risk of needing a tow in the middle of your travels […]

Common Causes of Flat Tires

A flat tire is something that happens to most drivers at some point. Although flats aren’t entirely preventable, there are steps you can take to reduce the risk of them happening to you. Here is a look at some of the most likely causes of flat tires, so you can try to avoid them—and avoid […]

What to Know and Do If You Witness a Car Accident

Witnessing a car accident can be scary, but when you see a collision take place, your help may be essential. Even if the involved parties only need you to call a towing service for them, as a witness, staying at the scene and offering assistance can have a big impact. If you witness an accident, […]