I agree with you that we need safety backup systems with redundancies upon redundancies. Drilling so deep under the ocean and into the earth is like space exploration: we are dealing with forces and conditions unlike anything we normally experience. BP and other oil companies need to treat their drilling operations in these areas like that and develop double and triple, or more, safety systems to prevent what happened here. I just hope and pray we get this stopped soon and that this country has learned a vital lesson in regulating what these companies can do. The lawmakers in Washington, because of this, I hope will put their special interests aside to enact strict regulation to require these companies to have multiple redundancy systems.
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