He devastated Alaska, but Capt. Jeff Hazelwood, friends say, is an environmentalist
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- Sound advice. // New Scientist;9/12/92, Vol. 135 Issue 1838, p12
Reveals that Joseph Hazelwood, former captain of the Exxon Valdez which ran aground in Prince William Sound in Alaska in 1989, has completed teaching a summer course to marine cadets on how to stand watch on a ship. His eight-week job was to train 500 cadets to stand guard during the ship's...
- Captain Joe goes to college. // Time;5/18/1992, Vol. 139 Issue 20, p24
Reveals the Maritime College of the State University of New York has hired former Exxon skipper Joseph Hazelwood to help teach cadets how to stand watch. Hazelwood has been acquitted of all major charges against him in the grounding of his supertanker on Bligh Reef, April 1989, and may serve...
- On and off the rocks in Alaska. Boroughs, D.L.; Jones, J. // U.S. News & World Report;4/2/90, Vol. 108 Issue 13, p14
Reports that a jury in Alaska found Exxon Valdez captain Joseph Hazelwood guilty of a misdemeanor negligence charge only, and he was sentenced to a $50,000 fine and 1,000 hours of cleaning up oily beaches.
- Dry docked. Cook, W.L.; Silberner, J. // U.S. News & World Report;8/6/90, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p11
Reports that the Coast Guard has suspended the license of Joseph Hazelwood for nine months and the Exxon Valdez was relaunched with a new name--the Exxon Mediterranean.
- Serving Time. // People;07/12/99, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p62
Presents an update on Captain Joseph Hazelwood, who was in charge of the Exxon Valdez that ran aground in Prince William Sound in 1989, leading to the United States worst environmental disaster. Work Hazelwood does in an Alaskan soup kitchen; Comments from the kitchen's manager George...
- Where are they now? Hamad, Jamil; Horowitz, Janice // Time;5/26/1997, Vol. 149 Issue 21, p29
Profiles Joseph Hazelwood, the tanker captain who piloted the ill-fated Exxon Valdez in 1989. His attempts to redeem his name; Work he has done since the oil spill; His work as a paralegal and maritime consultant for Chalos & Brown in 1997; Court battles he has faced and is facing.
- WHERE THE VALDEZ PLAYERS ARE NOW, FIVE YEARS LATER. Rogers, Alison // Fortune;4/4/1994, Vol. 129 Issue 7, p13
Looks at what the players of the 1989 `Valdez' tragedy off the coast of Alaska are doing today. Exxon's $1.1 billion settlement with the US and Alaska; Other consolidated suits against Exxon by fishermen, Alaskan natives, various municipalities and Native corporations; Captain Joseph Hazelwood;...
- An oil spill then, a money flood now. // U.S. News & World Report;6/27/94, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p14
Reports that jurors in Anchorage found that Exxon Corp. was reckless in allowing Capt. Joseph Hazelwood, with a history of alcohol abuse, to command the supertanker Exxon Valdez. The jury also found that Hazelwood was negligent and reckless and drank heavily the day before the tanker strayed...
- Hazelwood's Conviction Overturned: Alaska appeals court says federal low promised immunity for reporting oil spills. Hansen, Mark // ABA Journal;Oct92, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p25
Reports on the Alaska Court of Appeals' ruling against the conviction of Joseph Hazelwood, the captain of the Exxon Valdez which ran aground in March 1989 and caused an oil spill in the state. Details of the case; Claims and contentions of opposing parties; Justification of the court's decision.