BP’s Dangerous Track Record In Alaska

BP’s Alaska unit had at least 27 serious safety incidents this year, raising concerns that the oil major has not corrected course after the Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. Seven years after BP’s disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, the British oil giant is still wrangling with serious problems in its safety culture. BuzzFeed News obtained internal emails and recordings that painted a worrying picture of BP’s operations in Alaska. According BuzzFeed, the oil company had 27 safety events in Alaska, five of which were classified…

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