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NTSB report on fatal barge blast faults Bouchard’s safety culture

NTSB report on fatal barge blast faults Bouchard’s safety culture

After loading crude oil on the Lower Mississippi River, the articulated tug-barge Buster Bouchard and B. No. 255 sailed for Corpus Christi, Texas. Oil leaked from a forward cargo tank for most of that voyage, allowing fuel and vapors to build up in the forepeak, according to federal investigators.

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