BP Safety Record: Worst of any oil company in America

“BP is a London-based oil company with one of the worst safety records of any oil company operating in America,” says Tyson Slocum of Public Citizen. “In just the last few years, BP has paid $485 million in fines and settlements to the US government for environmental crimes, willful neglect of worker safety rules, and penalties for manipulating energy markets.”

Watch Public Citizen’s Energy Director Tyson Slocum on Democracy Now!

Author: Kristin Klane

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