Membership

For over 40 years TRAA has been the national “voice of America’s towing industry”! We focus on federal representation, education, and legislation for the towing and recovery industry. TRAA works with governmental agencies, legislators, and industry partners to promote policy that’s fair for towers. TRAA, along with our federal lobbying team, work tirelessly to promote and protect the best interests of the industry on the federal level. TRAA is the industry's watchdog on Capitol Hill!

TRAA is first and foremost a membership organization. As a 501 (c)(6) nonprofit it's the support of our membership that allows TRAA to do this essential work on behalf of every towing and recovery company across the country.
 
Joining is quick and you’ll start receiving your member benefits right away!
 
 
6 Reasons to Join TRAA

1. To Save Money with Exclusive TRAA Member Discounts
  • WreckMaster Inc.: TRAA members save $50 on WreckMaster's Hands-On Training Courses when using our discount code.
  • Towcert.com: TRAA members get an exclusive 25% discount on TROCP™ and TRSCP® registrations (initial and renewal/recertifications) when using our discount code.
  • HAAS Alert: TRAA Members save 20%+ on HAAS Alert when they purchase Safety Cloud’s digital alerting services using our unique discount code. 
  • Zip’s & AW Direct: TRAA has members can receive a 10% discount on one order per year using our unique discount code.
  • We Buy Key Fobs: TRAA and We Buy Key Fobs have teamed up to create a donation program specifically for you! Start making money now by selling your unwanted key fobs with We Buy Key Fobs.
  • Auto Data Direct (ADD): TRAA members get 50% off the activation fee, a $75 value!
  • XPress-Pay Program with Towing Payment Solutions: TRAA members save the $100.00 enrollment fee and $0/monthly fee (saving $10/month) after a $5 one-time sign-up cost!
  • Beacon Software: TRAA members receive a $100.00 discount on the 1st month of use with Beacon’s Dispatch Anywhere.
  • Fleet Compliance Solutions: TRAA members get 10% off all compliance and consulting work (valid for new customers only)
  • The Dispatch Agency: TRAA Members get 10% off their first (3) months of Dispatching Service.
2. To Advertise
  • Complimentary listing in and copy of our annual National Membership Directory & Buyer’s Guide (est. value of $325+)
  • Complimentary listing in our online directory/website (value of $50)
  • We even offer specialized advertising packages for our associate members. 
3. To Stay In-The-Know
  • TRAA members receive regular email updates on federal legislation with the potential to impact the towing business across the country. Note, while some of our updates go out publicly most of our content is for members-only. The only way to get on our email list is to join!
  • TRAA members receive proprietary articles on hot industry topics written exclusively for TRAA members.
  • TRAA members receive our bi-monthly National Towing E-Newsletter to keep you up to date on everything that's going on.
4. To Network with Fellow Company Owners & Industry Professionals
  • Access to special members-only meetings, events, and networking opportunities hosted by TRAA throughout the year.
5. To Access Scholarships for Children & Grandchildren 
  • The children and grandchildren of TRAA regular members are eligible to apply for thousands of dollars in college scholarship funds from TRAA Education Foundation’s WTRAA’s Scholarship Program. 
6. To Do the Right Thing
  • If you own a company that works in (or with) the towing, recovery, or storage industries you should be a member of TRAA. TRAA is out there advocating for every towing company and operator across the country. Being a TRAA member is the right thing to do!
Membership Levels
  • Regular Membership ($500/calendar year): Any person, firm or company engaged in the towing, recovery, or storage industry (i.e. towing companies).
  • Associate Membership ($600/calendar year): Any person firm or company engaged in the business of serving or supplying the towing, recovery, or storage industry (i.e. manufacturers, accessories, services, etc.).
  • Supporting Membership ($100/calendar year): Any drivers, dispatchers and/or support persons in the towing, recovery, or storage industry. Member benefits only apply to the individual supporting member. Subject to verification; must not be an owner of a towing company.


Who We Are

TRAA is the national association representing the U.S. towing and recovery industry. We act as the "voice of America's towing industry" by offering representation, education, and leadership at the federal level. Much of our focus is on representing the interests of the towing and recovery industry on Capitol Hill including promoting positive legislation and opposing potentially negative legislation. TRAA is the industry's watchdog on Capitol Hill!