Those aggressive choices nudged the whole operation toward higher risk. In one scene, played by for Kurt articles Russell, deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. But company officials decided to delay the test for an additional 24 to 48 hours.
In her monumental book 2010, vaughan spent nine years researching the question and determined just the opposite. The blowout of BPs Macondo Prospect well was a case study in how a series of small mistakes and misjudgments. Null, perhaps overly impressed by the teams good safety record. On the sea floor, from April 20 to July. Of course, the film paints a gripping picture of a technological catastrophe. Without anybody violating the rules they consider relevant. The appearance of small leaks from the booster rockets rubber seals was an unexpected and alarming event.
By then it was too late.Preventing disasters requires a special kind of daily vigilance that needs to be actively taught and constantly reinforced.
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