BP STATEMENT ON TEXAS CITY REFINERY FLARING EVENT LITIGATION
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Release Date: October 10, 2013 12:54:20 PM CDT
BP Statement on 2010 Texas City Refinery Flaring Event Litigation Jury Verdict
BP Senior Vice President Geoff Morrell, U.S. Communications and External Affairs, issued the following statement on today's jury verdict regarding the 2010 BP Texas City Refinery flaring event litigation:
Today's verdict affirms BP's view that no one suffered any injury as a result of the flaring of the BP Ultracracker flare during April and May 2010. Armed with the knowledge gleaned from this case and this important jury verdict, the company will immediately begin to prepare for any additional proceedings involving other plaintiffs. BP thanks the jurors for their service.