Numerous sources have reported that Transocean Ltd. — one of the companies at fault for the BP Gulf Oil Spill — has rewarded its top executives with bonuses for… get this… achieving the "best year in safety performance in our company’s history". This after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion that killed 11 oil workers and dumped 200 million gallons of oil and gas into the Gulf of Mexico.
If this was the safest year in company history… what was the worst??
- Transocean gives safety bonuses despite Gulf spill deaths [NBC staff via The Today Show]
- Transocean Execs Get Bonuses For ‘Best Year In Safety’, Despite Gulf Disaster
[More on BP Gulf Oil Spill]
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Brett Emison is currently a partner at Langdon & Emison, a firm dedicated to helping injured victims across the country from their primary office near Kansas City. Mainly focusing on catastrophic injury and death cases as well as complex mass tort and dangerous drug cases, Mr. Emison often deals with automotive defects, automobile crashes, railroad crossing accidents (train accidents), trucking accidents, dangerous and defective drugs, defective medical devices.