Towing Resources  Links that may be useful to towers and others exploring the industry.

Possibly of interest: (not endorsed by the Association, nor advertised for profit)

--Towing info and industry insight for tow owners from Dan Messina, industry expert:

--Michael McGovern, a former tower turned attorney, has successfully represented towers in a wide range of legal issues.  He writes towing articles on the legal issues of the industry, and has compiled those articles into a book, available through TowTimes:
Towing and the LawAnswers to towing-related questions can be found in Towing and the Law, a collection of 101 informative articles that can help guide your towing business decisions. Written by attorney Michael McGovern, this one-of-a-kind book includes specific court case references and notations to provide valuable research information.

Towing and the Law  is available for $39.95 plus shipping and handling

                     To Order, call 800-308-3745 or 407-327-4817  or Order online at 
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American Towman Magazine

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Industry emagazine

For research and information:
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City of Fairbanks Ordinance 5861

Fairbanks Towing RFP 2012

Anchorage Ordinance-Municipal Code/Title 10

Anchorage Towing License Application

State of Alaska Business License Online

Alaska Trucking Association

Alaska Dept of Transportation and Public Facilites

Alaska PRISM Program

Alaska DOT Enforcement Webpage

Alaska DMV Webpage
DMV Quicklinks to common forms:

FMCSA  Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 
(Register online for DOT numbers, MC-150 forms)
SAFER   Safety & Fitness Electronic Records System  How do you rate?









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