Tow-tal Control: Ontario government looks to ‘strengthen oversight of towing sector’, introduce certification, standards and more

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— The Ontario government is looking to introduce legislation that seeks to “strengthen the province’s oversight of the towing sector,” along with measures to protect vulnerable road users and increase penalties for those engaging in high-risk driving behaviours. Through the newly introduced Towing and Storage Safety and Enforcement Act, 2021, the Ontario government […]

Industry gears up for PTAO Annual Tow and Trade Show

By CTAR Staff Hamilton, Ontario — September 5, 2014 — The Provincial Tow Association of Ontario (PTAO) is once again inviting both towing professionals and enthusiasts to attend its 16th Annual Tow and Trade Show. Running from September 11 to September 13, this year’s event will be held at Hamilton’s Careport Centre and will boast […]

PTAO towers drive to fight diabetes at charity event

By CTAR Staff Newmarket, Ontario — June 11, 2014 — The Provincial Towing Association of Ontario (PTAO) is holding its annual charity golf tournament to raise money for the Canadian Diabetes Association. Tow operators across Ontario are encouraged to come out for the provincial towing association’s annual charity golf tournament, to be held again at […]