City Line Towing: Rules And Regulations

It is the government’s responsibility to protect its citizen’s interests. There are rules and regulations in city line towing industry intended to safeguard public health and prevent arbitrary tow activities. Though these laws and jurisdictions vary by cities and states, there are common fundamentals across board.

City line towing regulations include tow fee rates and additional allowed charges, license application, revocations and renewal procedures, unlawful parking, removal and release of vehicles.  City municipals regulate parking on public streets and roadways. There are also restrictions on parking heavy-duty commercial vehicles in residential areas. The vehicle must be either loading, unloading goods or being serviced.  Parking heavy-duty vehicles continuously in these locations without authorized notice for more than 72 hours is prohibited. It is also unlawful to park on sidewalks, bus stops, in a tunnel and bridges. There are designated parking zones.

It is also the government’s responsibility to remove wreaked, inoperative and abandoned vehicles from both public and private property. A placard orange in color is pined on an abandoned car as a warning. The owner should remove the car within 72 hours. The owner is then contacted and expected to claim his car within 15 days after which the car is recycled. To get more info about city line towing business, check our recent blog.