NTSB Recommendations On San Bruno Put Pressure On Congress, Administration

October 2011
Underground Construction;Oct2011, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the challenge faced by the U.S. Congress and President Barack Obama's administration after the release of the pipeline safety recommendations by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on August 30, 2011. It says that the move puts pressure to the federal government to act immediately on NTSB's findings about Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) San Bruno explosion. According to the NTSB, the accident occurred due to a leak in a defective pipe installed in 1956.


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