- BP case: judge steps aside: victims seek $2 billion fine. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Jan2008, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p12
The article provides updates on the refinery blast prosecution case of BP PLC in the U.S. Accordingly, David Perry, lawyer of the refinery blast victims, stressed that federal judge Gray Miller must eliminate his self from the case citing that Miller has served at the company's law firm when the...
- BP settles final refinery blast lawsuit. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Dec2006, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p8
The article reports on the reached agreement by BP PLC in November 2006 on its defense regarding the fatalities in its Texas City refinery explosion. The company made an agreement with Eva Rowe, the daughter of James and Linda Rowe who died during the accident. The agreement calls for BP PLC to...
- One disastrous summer. Fung, Amanda; Fernandez, Tommy // Crain's New York Business;9/3/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 36, p1
The article reports that many businesses in New York City who suffered a series of random disasters have yet to recover. From the steam pipe explosion in July to the Brooklyn tornado and the Deutsche Bank building fire in August, there occurs a series of disasters. Many of the building's tenants...
- ALABAMA: AG Prepares for BP Fight. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/29/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33358, p7
The article reports on the move of outgoing Alabama Attorney General (AG) Troy King to make preparations for litigating BP PLC and other firms responsible for the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
- Toxic Verdict. Swanton, Mary // InsideCounsel;Feb2010, Vol. 21 Issue 218, p14
The article reports that a U.S. federal jury slammed the British global energy company BP with damages to workers who claimed they were injured by a toxic released at the refinery of the company in Texas in 2007.
- Texas City Workers: Chemicals Spewed From Broken Pipe 'Like Water From a Fire Hydrant'. Wang, Marian // Pro Publica;8/ 1/2010, p14
A blog is presented reporting that BP PLC is now being sued by workers at its Texas City refinery.
- BP Could Face Millions in Penalties For Its Toxic Release in Texas City. Wang, Marian // Pro Publica;8/ 8/2010, p8
A blog is presented, which discusses a lawsuit filed by the state of Texas against BP PLC for a huge release of toxic chemicals, including benzene, at the company's Texas City refinery in 2010.
- BILL'S BUSINESS: briefly. // Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;11/23/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 52, p4
The article offers business news briefs in the U.S. including the Iwo court ruling lost by BP PLC with regards to the oil spill, the plan of CitiGroup Inc. to decrease the number of its workers by 3,000 more of its workers, and the resignation of Graham Spanier from the board of U.S. Steel Corp.
- BP fined for safety violations -- again. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Oct2006, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p10
The article reports on the safety violations of the BP PLC refinery, located at Toledo, Ohio, for the second time in five months. According to sources, the company was cited seven times for deficient safety procedures and equipment for handling propylene at the refinery and fined by the...