As if we need another example of how exposure to hydrocarbons effects health…
Gulf of Mexico oil spill: clean-up boats recalled after crews suffer health problems
All 125 commercial fishing boats helping oil recovery efforts off Louisiana’s Breton Sound area have been recalled after four workers reported health problems, officials said.
In other news about this disaster, it seems there was a heated argument just before the rig blew up.
Big Spat on Rig Preceded Explosion
The argument was over how to begin shutting down the well.
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Linked story missing one very small but very important fact:
BP Not Allowing Clean-Up Workers to Use Respirators.
I guess it would look bad?