We are probably all aware on some level that issues with defective products are cause for concern. Every state, Texas included, has laws in place that set out the rights that consumers have related to recovering compensation if they are injured by a dangerous product.
Texas is not just an oil state. It is perhaps the oil state of America. According to the State Historical Association, Texans have been pulling petroleum out of the ground for hundreds of years, and producing it in quantity since the middle of the 19th century.