BP oil spill report: “No single factor” to blame

The eagerly-awaited report from BP has just been released on the company’s website.

As was widely expected, BP has concluded that:

The investigation found that no single factor caused the Macondo well tragedy. Rather, a sequence of failures involving a number of different parties led to the explosion and fire which killed 11 people and caused widespread pollution in the Gulf of Mexico earlier this year.

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