Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

United States v. Moss

ELR Citation: ELR 20120
Nos. 16-30561, (5th Cir., 09/27/2017)

The Fifth Circuit affirmed a district court ruling that Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) safety regulations do not apply to contractors, subcontractors or service providers. The case concerned a fatal explosion during "hot work" on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico that killed three workers and discharged pollution into the Gulf....

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.

You are not logged in. To access this content: