Eth 316: Negative Impacts

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Negative Impacts ETH/316 july 15, 2011 Negative Impacts In April of 2010, BP had an oil spill that affected the company’s name in a major way. There was a vast amount of media coverage and lawsuits filed against the major oil company. The well that built a large amount of pressure nearly a mile from the surface of the ocean exploded and destroyed a large drilling rig. The explosion killed 11 people and spewed oil through the sea for around three months. They still needs to clear suits by the Gulf States, government, and the affiliates in the notorious Deepwater Horizon project (Schwartz, 2012). “The $7.8 billion settlement between BP and thousands of businesses and individuals on the Gulf Coast represents the first of many settlements
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