Blog | S & R Repairs Towing & Recovery Inc - Part 3

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Types of Vehicles That Might Require Heavy-Duty Towing

October 1, 2020

Most drivers on the road have a lot of options to choose from when it comes to towing services, but those who operate heavy machinery and large vehicles need services that those standard towing companies don’t have the equipment to provide. These types of vehicles need heavy-duty towing in Centre County, PA. Keep reading to find out more about the kinds of vehicles that require heavy-duty towing. Even fairly large vehicles can be towed with regular tow trucks, but there are some types of vehicles and machinery that need to be towed with heavy-duty tow trucks. Here are some of... View Article

Leave HAZMAT Recoveries to the Professionals

September 17, 2020

HAZMAT transportation requires a lot of training and extensive understanding of proper protocol. Unfortunately, even with all the training in the world, it’s impossible to avoid accidents on the road completely. If you find yourself dealing with an accident while transporting hazardous materials, it’s important to rely on a professional for recovery services. Keep reading to learn more about HAZMAT recovery and towing in Centre County, PA. Why professional HAZMAT recovery is so important HAZMAT is a very broad categorization that includes many different products and materials. Because of how many materials and products fall under the HAZMAT umbrella, there... View Article

How to Choose the Right Towing Service for You

September 2, 2020

Towing companies seem to come a dime a dozen these days. Anyone with a tow truck and a little bit of experience seems to think they’re capable of running a towing operation. Unfortunately, that’s not the case, and choosing the wrong person or company when you need towing in Centre County, PA can lead to disaster. Continue reading to learn how to choose a qualified towing service to meet your needs: Reputation: Go on websites like Angie’s List to find a towing service with a four- or five-star rating. It’s safe to assume that if previous customers have had a... View Article

Tips for Towing Heavy Equipment

August 19, 2020

Anyone who assumes “towing is towing” and that there’s no difference between towing a small sedan and a heavy-duty pickup truck or construction equipment is sorely mistaken. Larger vehicles require more consideration when it comes to towing in Centre County, PA. This post will cover everything you need to know about towing heavy-duty vehicles and equipment: Hire experienced drivers:Drivers who have been around the block and know how to safely load, drive and unload a variety of vehicle types are more likely to be successful. With an experienced driver behind the wheel, you can rest easy knowing the vehicle will... View Article

The Hardest Tasks for a Tow Truck Driver

July 31, 2020

Being a tow truck driver is a difficult and dangerous job, even on the best days. Not everyone can drive a tow truck, which is why we’re so proud of having the cream of the crop working for us and providing a top level of service to every customer who calls us up. Our drivers are put in positions that can be very challenging to navigate, so we take pride in making sure they have the best training and equipment so they can work their way out of anything and get your car back on the road in no time.... View Article