The economic & property damages settlement resolves certain economic loss and property damage claims related to the 2010 deepwater horizon oil spill if you are included in this settlement. A dramatization of the disaster in april 2010, when the offshore drilling rig called the deepwater horizon exploded, resulting in the worst oil spill in american history. On april 20, 2010, an explosion on the deepwater horizon macondo oil well drilling platform tragically killed 11 workers, and started the largest marine oil spill in us history, releasing.
If you or your business were harmed by the deepwater horizon oil spill, you may be able to get payments and other benefits from two separate legal settlements with bp. Oil-eating microbes have consumed a considerable portion of the deepwater horizon oil spill chemicals used to disperse the oil kept it underwater, making it more available to the microbes. The deepwater horizon oil spill (also referred to as the bp oil spill, the bp oil disaster, the gulf of mexico oil spill, and the macondo blowout) is an industrial disaster that began on 20.
This webpage provides information and materials on epa’s enforcement response to the deepwater horizon oil spill, including settlements with some of the defendants, as well as links to other.
Timeline of the deepwater horizon oil spill references external links deepwater horizon response from the deepwater horizon unified command (us. Deepwater horizon oil spill of 2010: deepwater horizon oil spill of 2010, the largest marine oil spill in history, occurred in the gulf of mexico. A controlled burn of spilled oil that was conducted after the deepwater horizon oil rig explosion in 2010 in the gulf of mexico credit sean gardner/reuters.
One year after the fire and explosion on the bp deepwater horizon rig in the gulf of mexico, we round up the main points so far. Oil from the deepwater horizon spill floats on the water in 2010 as the sky is reflected in sheen on barataria bay, off the coast of louisiana.
Blame bp for deepwater horizon bp and the deepwater team had broken the record for deepest well as the gulf is threatened by the deepwater horizon oil spill.