BLM admits to drilling safety lapse
Federal agency concedes diverter wasn’t used on well drilled near Alaska village of Wainwright; AOGCC to continue probe
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The Bureau of Land Management has admitted responsibility for a failure to use a safety device called a diverter on a federal drilling project near the northwestern Alaska village of Wainwright.
But the BLM also seemed to steer accountability for the lapse toward its designated operator on the proje....
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