Statement on House Passage of HB 19 on Third Reading

AUSTIN—The Keep Texas Trucking Coalition (KTTC) today released the following statement regarding the passage on third reading of House Bill 19 by the Texas House of Representatives, on a vote of 81-49: Texas relies on commercial vehicles, and the House’s passage of HB 19 is further proof that the Texas Legislature will take common-sense steps […]

Statement by the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition on House Passage of HB 19

AUSTIN—The Keep Texas Trucking Coalition (KTTC) today released the following statement regarding the passage on second reading of House Bill 19 by the Texas House of Representatives: The Texas House has taken an important step to ensure our legal system provides appropriate remedies for injured Texans without allowing rampant lawsuit abuse to wreak havoc on […]

“It’s Getting to the Point Where People Don’t Want to Insure Small Business in Texas Anymore”—Watch the Latest Video from the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition

FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION—March 25, 2021 Contact: Lucy Nashed lucy@tortreform.com Kim Leggett kimberly@texastrucking.com “It’s Getting to the Point Where People Don’t Want to Insure Small Business in Texas Anymore”—Watch the Latest Video from the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition Legislation to address abusive commercial vehicle lawsuits awaiting House vote AUSTIN—The Keep Texas Trucking Coalition (KTTC) has released […]

Statement by the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition on SB 17, SB 207, HB 19 and HB 1617

FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION—March 1, 2021 Contact: Lucy Nashedlucy@tortreform.com Kim Leggettkimberly@texastrucking.com       Statement by the Keep Texas Trucking Coalition on SB 17, SB 207, HB 19 and HB 1617 AUSTIN—The Keep Texas Trucking Coalition (KTTC) today released the following statement regarding Senate Bills 17 and 207 and House Bills 19 and 1617, which address […]

Stop abusive lawsuits plaguing owners, operators of commercial trucks and cars

By Bobby Jenkins Special to the Tyler Morning Telegraph Groceries to your doorstep. Packages safely delivered. Toilet paper, face masks, holiday gifts, and now, vaccines are all seamlessly transported across the state and around the country. During the pandemic, we have all become keenly aware of the importance of delivery and service vehicles to our […]

9 more charged in scheme to stage I-10 vehicle wrecks, collect insurance payouts

New Orleans Advocate, September 18, 2020 Nine more people have been indicted on federal charges in a scheme to crash vehicles into buses and big trucks in the New Orleans area, in order to defraud insurance companies. They join 19 other defendants already under indictment. Insurers have paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to settle […]