Irving Texas Tort Claims Act Attorney | Lawyers that Sue Irving or Texas

Irving Texas Tort Claims Act lawyers may pursue cases against state the Texas, the City of Irving or Dallas County, Texas. In order to accomplish this task, they must follow the rules set forth in the Texas Tort Claims Act.

Texas Tort Claims Act Irving Attorneys

Subchapter A. General Provisions

Subchapter B. Tort Liability of Governmental Units

Subchapter C. Exclusions and Exceptions

Subchapter D. Procedures

  • Sec. 101.101. Notice.

    Sec. 8. - Liability for negligence.

    (a) Before the City of Irving shall be liable for damages for personal injuries of any kind or for injuries to or destruction or damage to property of any kind, the person injured or the owner of the property so injured, damaged, or destroyed or someone in his behalf, shall give the mayor and city council notice in writing of such injury, damage or destruction, not later than six (6) months after the same has been sustained, stating in such written notice when, where and how the injury, damage or destruction occurred, the apparent extent thereof, the amount of damage sustained, the amount for which the claimant will settle, the street and residence number of the claimant at the time and date the claim was presented and the actual residence of such claimant for the six months immediately preceding the occurrence of such injuries, damage or destruction, and the names and addresses of the witnesses upon whom he relies to establish his claim; and a failure so to notify the mayor and city council within the time and manner provided herein shall exonerate, excuse and except the city from any liability whatsoever.

    (b) Neither the mayor, any city councilperson, the city manager, city secretary, city attorney nor any other officer or employee of the City of Irving or any employee of any firm, corporation or association employed by the City of Irving shall have authority to waive any provision of this section; however, the city council by five (5) or more affirmative votes may waive the six (6) months notice provision requirement.

City Secretary's office for the City of Irving

Shanae Jennings
City Secretary
825 W. Irving Boulevard
Irving, TX  75060
(972) 721-2493

 

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