On November 16 of this year, a Corpus Christi law enforcement officer was struck by a train while driving his truck across the tracks. Unfortunately, he did not survive. This is not a unique circumstance, as many crashes involving vehicles and trains happen every year. It is events like these that raise the question: who is liable in these types of accidents?
As the holiday season approaches, and parents and grandparents begin to consider what gifts to purchase for their young, the consumer advocacy group World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) has provided a measure of guidance. Namely, W.A.T.C.H revealed its list of the "10 Worst Toys of 2016"--that is, the toys it believes pose the greatest threat of danger to the children that play with them.