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Employer’s lapses, not Filipino workers, blamed for US oil rig blast

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United States federal agency on Monday pointed to “failures” in workplace safety precautions of oil platform operator Black Elk and its contractors for the oil rig blast that killed three Filipino workers on the Gulf of Mexico last year.

Posted: November 5th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US urged to probe death of OFW who fell off oil rig

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The Philippine Embassy in the United States has called on American authorities to investigate the death of a Filipino worker who fell off an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico a week ago, expressing concern over the safety of Philippine citizens employed in off-shore facilities in the US.

Posted: November 2nd, 2013 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

US Coast Guard recovers body of missing Filipino oil worker in Gulf of Mexico

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Search and rescue crews of the United States Coast Guard recovered Tuesday the body of a missing Filipino oil worker who accidentally fell off an offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, the Philippine Embassy in Washington D.C. said on Wednesday.

Posted: October 30th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Search on for Filipino oil rig worker

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Search-and-rescue efforts were begun to find a Filipino oil worker who fell off an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico last Sunday evening, the Philippine Embassy in Washington, DC, said Tuesday.

Posted: October 30th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

‘Fatal oil rig blast in Gulf of Mexico caused by poorly trained Filipinos’

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United States oil platform operator Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations has pointed to unsafe welding practices as the cause of the oil rig blast that killed three Filipino workers in the Gulf of Mexico on Nov. 16 last year.

Posted: August 25th, 2013 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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