I dedicate this thread to the following 11 brave men who gave their lives that we may enjoy the advanced lifestyles that we live:
Karl Kleppinger, 38, of Natchez, Mississippi
Adam Weise,24 of Yorktown, Texas
Aaron Dale Burkeen, a 37-year-old of Neshoba County Mississippi.
Donald Clark, 49, of Newellton, Louisiana.
Roy Kemp, 27, Jonesville, Louisiana
Jason Anderson,35, of Bay City, Texas
Stephen Curtis, 39, of Georgetown, Louisiana
Gordon Jones, 28, of Louisiana
Blair Manuel, 56, of Gonzales, Louisiana
Dewey Revette, 48, from State Line, Mississippi
Shane Roshto, 22, was from Franklin County, Mississippi.
May we continue to encourage the development of clean energy and demand that the safety of workers be our top priority.
The trial for the BP Deepwater Horizon will begin February 27, 2012 and is going to be done in three phases. May Truth and Justice prevail.
At the monthly status conference on Friday, U.S. Judge Carl J. Barbier said he has not yet issued a formal trial plan, but it "is essentially
going to be the proposed trial plan that Anadarko submitted a while back," which breaks the trial into three phases.
The initial "incident phase" of the trial will examine the role of the various defendants in the loss of well control, the explosion and
sinking of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and the initiation of the flow of oil.
Powerful testimony of Chris Jones' brother during a House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee hearing encouraging that safety reforms be