oil rig fire

Rescue efforts were impeded by a severe storm.
It's been a little over three years since they plugged the volcano of oil that flowed for three months out of the mile-deep BP well, but fishermen say they are still feeling its devastating impacts.
• The Securities and Exchange Commission's whistleblower proposal alarmed companies who feared that a flood of workers would
In July 2009, the CEO of BP, Tony Hayward, explained to attendees that BP was going in the wrong direction before he took over as CEO because, "we had too many people that were working to save the world."
Halliburton's cementing work has already come under scrutiny by investigators and the firm is a co-defendant in several lawsuits