U.S. regulators issue a second set of violations against BP (BP -1%) for its role in the...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

U.S. regulators issue a second set of violations against BP (BP -1%) for its role in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, raising the level of fines the company likely must pay. The additional violations say BP failed to conduct pressure integrity tests at the Macondo well and suspend drilling operations when safety became compromised. (earlier)