The Plan provides payment for third party property damage and bodily injury proximately caused by the negligence of an employee acting within the course and scope of his/her employment. The property damage and/or bodily injury must occur from the operation or use of a covered vehicle and when the protected party would be personally liable to the third party according to Texas law. It provides payments up to the statutory limits of $250,000 per person/$500,000 per accident/$100,000 property liability damage as outlined in the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code; Title 5 Governmental Liability; Chapter 101 Tort Claims.
At the request of a Member and at an additional charge, the Plan provides a collision option and comprehensive option to a covered vehicle. Members must submit a written request and System Risk Management must approve the extension of these options to each covered vehicle. Newly acquired vehicles during the year should be reported to System Risk Management within thirty days of possession for approval.
Should you have specific questions about the Auto Liability Plan, please contact Sr. Insurance Specialist, Debbie Smith, Risk Management Coordinator, Charles Longoria or System Risk Manager, Henry Judah at 979-458-6330.