No Direct Exchange Of Safety For Cost In BP Spill: Panel

Law360, New York (November 8, 2010, 7:08 PM EST) -- A federal inquiry into the Deepwater Horizon explosion that sent millions of barrels of oil spilling into the Gulf of Mexico has not yet revealed a specific instance of decision makers sacrificing safety for cost leading up to the disaster, according to the chief counsel for the National Oil Spill Commission.

“There's a complex matrix here, and the matrix is they want to be efficient and they don't want to waste money, but they don't want their buddies to be killed, or themselves,” Fred Bartlit said...
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