BP "lacked leadership"
- Report: Faulty safety practices caused BP refinery explosion. // National Petroleum News;Feb2007, Vol. 99 Issue 2, p6
The article reports on the findings released by the investigators from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board concerning the explosion at the refinery of BP America Inc. that resulted to 15 casualties in Texas. According to the investigators led by former U.S. Secretary of State James A. Baker III, the...
- Lessons Learned. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/22/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 3, p8
This article focuses on a safety review led by former U.S. Secretary of State James Baker, which criticized the practices of BP PLC at its five refineries in the country. The company's reliance on personal safety statistics led to a false sense of confidence and kept the company from developing...
- That other Baker report. Zwirn, Ed; Chang, Joseph // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;1/22/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 3, p5
The article comments on a report released by the U.S. Refineries Independent Safety Review Panel, co-chaired by former Secretary of State James Baker, which investigated the 2005 explosion of a British Petroleum (BP) refinery in Texas. The report calls for BP executive management to provide...
- Baker's soul search. Strom, L. // Mother Jones;Jul/Aug91, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p10
Criticizes Secretary of State James Baker for his eulogy of former GOP chief Lee Atwater, praising him for his political tactics. Atwater spent his last few months apologizing for the way he bullied President George Bush into the Presidency.
- From points to pathways of mutual advantage: Next steps in Soviet-American relations. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;10/22/90, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p199
Secretary of State James A. Baker III comments on the new epoch of Soviet-American relations before the American Committee on US-Soviet Relations, October 1990. From containment to points of mutual advantage; From points to pathways of mutual advantage; Pathways to a democratic dialogue; After...
- Isolation strategy toward Iraq. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;10/22/90, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p204
Secretary of State James A. Baker III comments on the president's goals concerning Iraq's aggression in Kuwait before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, October, 1990. Maintaining the coalition; The military track; Need for time; Defeating aggression. INSET: Iraqi atrocities in Kuwait, by...
- Rewards for terrorism information program. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;10/22/90, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p208
Secretary of State James A. Baker III comments on the Rewards for Terrorism Information Program, October 1990. Public service announcements for radio and television; Rewards up to $4 million for information that prevents or resolves an act of terrorism or brings terrorists to justice;...
- Why America is in the gulf. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;11/5/90, Vol. 1 Issue 10, p235
Secretary of State James Baker III comments on the Persian Gulf and America's role in the world before the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, October 1990. What is at stake; The international community; The United Nations. INSET: Crisis in the Gulf: international response..
- Remarks to US troops. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;11/12/90, Vol. 1 Issue 11, p260
President George Bush and Secretary of State James Baker III comment on the challenge United States troops face in the Persian Gulf and the position that those in uniform hold in a dangerous world, in an address at Hickam Airfield, Hawaii, October 1990 and in Saudi Arabia in November.