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June 14, 2010 4:34 PM

BP warns of safety risks in more aggressive oil leak plan

BP's newest plan to capture oil gushing from the runaway Deepwater Horizon oil well poses significant safety risks for "several hundred people" working aboard the ships that will be assigned to process the corralled crude, the oil giant has told the Coast Guard. BP warned that conditions at the well site would be "significantly beyond both BP and industry practice."

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