Morning crash on I-95 is reminder in importance of Florida’s “Move Over” law

Requires drivers to give emergency vehicles space By: Charlie Keegan BOCA RATON, Fla. – Drivers who didn’t follow the state’s move over law accounted for 204 car crashes in 2016, according to preliminary data from the Florida Highway Patrol. That number is more than totals in 2013, 2014 or 2015. Troopers continue to investigate the […]

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Towers With A Heart

Towers with a Heart is a non-profit that was formed after the death of our friend Joseph Ricciardelli in 2012 on I-95 in Boynton Beach, Florida. Joe was assisting the Florida Highway Patrol during a routine tow after the driver was arrested. A vehicle that failed to Move Over struck Joe while he was placing […]

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Emerald Towing Wins SMART SunGuide Award

The SMART SunGuide Awards recognize the dedication and service of those individuals who performed above and beyond the call of duty. Awards are given to employees of the SMART SunGuide Regional Transportation Management Center and partnering agencies. The awards ceremony was held on February 13, 2014. You can read more about the award here.

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Tri-Rail Strikes Tractor Trailer; No Injuries

It took crews about six hours to clean up the scene after a Tri-Rail train struck a tractor trailer in Pompano Beach. A smashed up tractor trailer was lifted by a crane and removed off the tracks on Andrews Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard. “It was like stuck,” said witness Luis Velez. The tractor trailer was […]

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Adam Marcus Receives Responder of the Quarter Award

Adam Marcus Born: August 5th, 1981 in Brooklyn, NY. Married: May 18th, 2013 Lives in Boca Raton with his wife Crystal. Began his towing career in 2003 with East Coast Towing in Boca Raton, FL. Enjoys going to the gun range and gun shows. Awards:Florida Turnpike Enterprise Responder of The Quarter, April 2011. Certifications:Towing and […]

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