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Insignia's jonathan hemus provides expert comment to sky news on bp's crisis communication during its oil spill more crisis management insights available fr. The bp oil spill in the gulf of mexico has grabbed the world's attention and in a crisis of this magnitude it is imperative that the company and government officials maintain a high-level of communication with the public. Case study- mini case: bp gulf of mexico oil spill case summary 1 in a narrative format, summarize the key facts and issues of the case in the case of the bp gulf of mexico oil spill, we examine the effects of an organization not being prepared for this particular crisis.
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Bp oil spill crisis the deepwater horizon was a nine year old, ultra-deepwater, dynamically positioned, semi-submersible, offshore drilling rig built in south korea in 2008, british petroleum (bp) leased it from transocean to drill for oil in the gulf coast. Staring at the fish tank at my chiropractor's office this week, i realized that bp's deepwater horizon oil spill and the resulting sour of public opinion is an opportunity to look at social media and crisis communication. Our 'safety' case studies highlight some of bp's environmental and social initiatives from around the world responding to an oil spill in the north sea.