The NDP Caucus is seeking answers following the largest offshore oil spill in our province’s history. On Friday, Husky Energy reported a spill of 250,000 litres at its SeaRose FPSO with possibly more continuing to leak.
NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) issued this statement today to mark the thirty-second anniversary of the Ocean Ranger disaster. Michael worked with the Ocean Ranger Families Foundation in the aftermath of the February 15, 1982 disaster.
NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) says the lengthy delay in the public learning details of a Sikorsky helicopter incident more than two years ago is a clear example of why there should be an independent board tasked with offshore safety.
NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) asked government in the House of Assembly today, on the fourth anniversary of the Cougar 491 tragedy, about recommendations made by Judge Robert Wells.