About Us

About Keep Texas Trucking Coalition
Texas has reached the point that a lawsuit is filed in about 1 out of 10 crashes.
Thank you for visiting the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition website. We take a great deal of pride in our company, and I invite you to browse around the site to learn more about our team members, our company, and our career opportunities.

Motor vehicle litigation is increasing in Texas, while other kinds of personal injury litigation is decreasing, according to the Texas Office of Court Administration. In addition to an increase in the number of motor vehicle lawsuits, the lawsuit-to-crash ratio is increasing over time.

Texas has reached the point that a lawsuit is filed in about 1 out of 10 crashes.

0 %

Nearly 88% of active carriers registered in texas are "MOM AND POP" operation with 10 or Fewer Vehicles.

0 %

Motor vehicle lawsuits increased 118% from FY 2008 to FY 2019. Other kinds of injury & Damage cases decreased 7% over the same period.

$ 0 M

Nearly 88% of active carriers registered in texas are "MOM AND POP" operation with 10 or Fewer Vehicles.

0 %

In 2008, the Lawsuit-To-Crash ratio was 1 in 17. In 2019, it was 1 in 10. This is a 71% increase in the Lawsuit-To-Crash Ratio in only 11 years.

Trucking is big business in Texas—permeating our entire economy—and it is essential. But trucking litigation is big business for plaintiff lawyers in Texas, impeding commerce and adding unnecessary costs to consumers.
Without the commercial transportation industry, our entire supply chain breaks down. That means empty grocery store shelves, more expensive goods and services and countless jobs lost.
0

There are over 66,000 trucking companies in Texas.

0 %

73% of goods manufactured in Texas are transported by truck.

1 IN 16

1 in 16 Texans are employed by the Trucking industry.

0 %

85% of trade between Texas and Mexico is Handled by Truck.

0

185,000 Truck drivers are employed in Texas.

0

Texas has more interstate Mileage than any other state(3,200 Miles).

SIGN UP FOR EMAIL UPDATES

join us

  • join our coalition

  • We may text you with updates