What's the Minimum Liability Insurance Required in Texas? Fort Worth Lawyer FAQ

minimum texas insurance

In Texas, all car, truck and motorcycle drivers must carry at least $30,000 per person and $60,000 per accident in liability insurance. This type of insurance is used to compensate others if you get into an accident and it's your fault. 

What If You're In an Accident with Someone Without Insurance? 

Unfortunately, it's estimated that around 25 percent of all Texas drivers aren't carrying these minimum limits (even though not having them is against the law!). In order to protect yourself from an uninsured driver, you can purchase personal injury protection (PIP) and uninsured motorist coverage (UM)

You can learn more about Texas insurance here: 

The Importance of Uninsured Motorist Insurance

Texas Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Explained

Making a Property Damage Claim After a Car Crash

Mark A. Anderson
Board Certified Personal Injury Lawyer in Fort Worth, Texas