Hargrove Camden Vehicle Towing Overcharge Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

The W. Hargrove Demolition Company, Inc., doing business as Camden Towing, has agreed to settle a class action alleging that the company overcharged for towing. The complaint claims that Hargrove has a contract with the city of Camden, New Jersey which specifies that the rate for vehicle towing is $89. The complaint alleges that the company sometimes charged $160 for towing via a flatbed tow truck, even when vehicles were in working order and the flatbed truck was not needed.

Docket Number:


Company: The “Original” W. Hargrove Demolition Company Inc.

Filing Deadline: October 6, 2017

Class Period: October 15, 2013 to November 4, 2015

Objection Deadline: October 10, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: October 10, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: October 17, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

No, but you must provide the date of the tow and information on your vehicle.


You may be eligible if you had a vehicle towed by Hargrove under its contract with the city of Camden, between October 15, 2013 and November 4, 2015, and you were charged more than $89 for a flatbed tow of a vehicle that was not involved in an accident.

Typical Settlement Amount:

The difference between $89 and the higher amount charged, plus 10%, generally $78.10.

Total Settlement Amount: $281,000

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Schnader Harrison Segal and Lewis LLP

Claim Form: Towing Service Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Oglesby v. The “Original” W. Hargrove Demolition Company, Inc.

Settlement Website: Towing Service Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Towing Services Settlement
c/o Angeion Group
1801 Market Street, Suite 660
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tags: Charging More Than Contract Specifies, Deceptive Business Practices