Interior urges 'safety culture' among drillers

Geman, Ben
December 2012
Hill;12/20/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 145, p10
The article reports on the release of a policy statement from the U.S. Department of the Interior about the adoption of a safety culture by oil and gas companies.


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