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Chevron draws $1 million fine for ‘willful violations’ in Richmond refinery fire

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Chevron drew a $1 million fine from the state today for the fire at its Richmond refinery last August that spewed contaminants over the Bay Area. Investigators with the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health cited “willful violations” in Chevron’s response before, during and after the fire. AP

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