Safety, corporate responsibility kirk hanson over the thirty-five years i have been teaching business responsibility and ethics, there has been a new case about once every five years that defines again for us why business ethics and corporate responsibility need to be a constant concern. In april 2010, the explosion on the british petroleum (bp) deepwater horizon drilling rig killed 11 workers and injured 17 others the rig continued to gush oil into the gulf of mexico until it was capped on july 15, 2010 the. “the executives at british petroleum,” he said, “are people of integrity” now, 31 years later, in 2010, that culture seems to be lost culture is an organization’s operating system, the. What aspects of bp’s ethical culture could have contributed to the gulf coast oil spill disaster it was discussed, with the team, that the way the company constant apathetic view towards violations, severity of safety risks and towards the neighboring social and ecological environment, by severely cutting corners, to either save time or. Two years have now passed since the explosion at bp’s deep-water rig in the gulf of mexico, on april 20, 2010 in the aftershock, the world watched bp and its chief executive, tony hayward, make.
Gulf oil spill ethics july 9, 2010 bob abernethy , anchor: with spilled oil now reaching all the gulf states, the white house this week demanded more answers from bp about its cleanup efforts. The case highlights the ethical issues involved in the disaster and examines bp's response to it though the company accepted responsibility for the explosion and was making efforts to manage the oil spill, it remained largely unsuccessful in plugging the leak. The ethical lessons of deepwater the deepwater horizon study group (dhsg) says the risk of future oil and gas development in the deep waters of the gulf, arctic, and other new frontiers pose likelihoods and consequences of catastrophic failures several orders of magnitude greater than the spill that occurred in the gulf of mexico.
Aspects of bp’s ethical culture that could have contributed to the gulf coast oil spill disaster included: bp had positioned itself to be a reliable company however it had ignored several procedures required by the clean air act for ensuring mechanical integrity and a safe startup. But the bp oil spill raises genuine csr questions — it’s very much a question of corporate, social, responsibility bp is in the business of finding oil, refining it, and selling the gas (and propane, etc) that results. Bp's ethical culture and the 2010 oil spil the explosion of 2010 that occurred at the “macondo” oil reservoir is to date the largest oil spill in history of the united states of america which resulted in 25 million gallons of crude oil to pour into the gulf of mexico daily. Bp - the devastating impact of ethical lapses 11 people were killed, hundreds of animals have died and the future consequences of the bp oil spill in the gulf of mexico are largely unknown until this point, we have yet to touch on the topic of this devastating event the corrupt culture and continuous ethical lapses at mms have been. Bp ethical culture to the gulf coast question 1) introduction bp is one of world’s largest energy company, they must have enough capital, technical and experience a responsibility to keep theirrefinery safe and run smooth in their working area.
Home essays bp ethical culture to the bp ethical culture to the gulf coast they destroyed a one heaven location for travel, fishing industry in gulf coast, tourism, 11 staff’s life, their thousands of gallons crude oil and main point is lost reputation and trust from public. Dilemma for the issue stakeholder bp company • the spill response, containment, relief well drilling, grants to the gulf states, claims paid, and federal costs • badly damaged image • bp's stock fell by 52% in 50 days on the new york stock exchange • 10 – 40% drop on sales 21. If bp is to succeed going forward, then newly named ceo bob dudley must identify and successfully address the major psychological weaknesses in bp's corporate culture in my 2008 book, ending the. Bp's new boss bob dudley has vowed to change the culture of how the company tackles safety issues following the oil spill disaster in the gulf of mexico.
Bp agreed to plead guilty today to charges of manslaughter, environmental crimes, and lying to congress in connection with the 2010 deepwater horizon drilling rig explosion, which killed 11 workers and sent as much as 200 million gallons of oil into the gulf of mexico. Bp's oil spill caused by fed's 'dangerous culture of permissiveness' investigators: bp ignored warnings, proceeded with gulf well complete coverage of the oil spill. In summary, the gulf oil spill has led to ethical questions being raised on whether bp follows the international ethical guidelines additionally, the company has an ethical responsibility of cleaning the waters to make them safe for people and animals.
Anchorage, alaska — the causes of the disastrous blowout and gas explosion on bp’s leased deepwater horizon offshore drilling rig in the gulf of mexico are a long way from being determined. What aspects of bp’s ethical culture could have contributed to the gulf coast oil spill disaster globalization has come with different challenges that accompany its strategic goals.
Five years ago, bp's out-of-control oil well deep in the gulf of mexico exploded eleven workers were killed on the deepwater horizon rig but it was more than a deadly accident — the blast. The oil spill in the gulf of mexico by british petroleum is one such example preliminary results into the cause of the gulf spill, according to bp, reveal significant failures of equipment designed to prevent a blowout. In an hr position i want to help my organization, by developing the employees, supporting fairness and equality, and helping to instill and positive and ethical culture references bp: bp releases report on causes of gulf of mexico tragedy. Sustainable enterprises: crisis management and culture transformation for bp as such commerce can be viewed as an ethical enterprise the common good is served when an the oil spill in the gulf of mexico has rapidly shifted bp plc (bp) from an.