Flatbed Tow vs. Chain & Hook Tow Truck Comparison

Do you know what are the differences between a flatbed tow and a hook & chain tow truck?
With Flatbed tow, the entire back is fitted with a flat surface, that can easily inline and move to ground level, you can load large vehicles on-top of it with out the need of starting your car. The hook & chain on the other hand, do not have these features, instead chains are wrapped around the vehicle’s frame. It is most recommended to use a flatbed towing service for short or long distance towing.