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Turner Report - Captain Mark Turner

The report into how prepared we are for an oil disaster off the coast of Nfld and Labrador is out. And it’s calling for significant changes. Everything from a more transparent Canada Nfld Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board. To a recommendation that offshore regulators have contingency plans in the event of a blowout like we saw in the Gulf of Mexico last year. And a recommendation that we look at burning oil if there is a major spill. The provincial government appointed Captain Mark Turner to write the report.

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