Labor and Employment Law
US National Guard
Can you collect unemployment benefits in NY state when you get home from a combat deployment with the NY National Guard and are still a drilling member of the Guard but don't have a full-time job?
When can we reap the benefits if offshore drilling is allowed?
Offshore drilling is in operation in many parts of the world including the Gulf of Mexico ...
Should the government allow drilling for oil in environmentally sensitive areas like national parks?
NO, nor should the government allow natural gas drilling in national parks, either. ...
Asked in Antarctica
What are three costs and three benefits of drilling for oil in Antarctica?
Shell Oil has proved that drilling for oil in polar environments is not cost-effective. Shell spent about US$7,000,000,000,000 (billion) in the Arctic and abandoned its project. There is no benefit for drilling for oil in polar regions. ...
Asked in Science, Law & Legal Issues, Ecosystems
Who is responsible for oil drilling near National Parks?
If the drilling is not taking place on federal land, it would be the individual property owner responsibility under the oversight of whatever state laws applied in that state. ...
Asked in Antarctica
What are three costs and three benefits for drilling oil on Antarctica?
There is no benefit to drilling for oil in Antarctica. Polar exploration is not cost-effective, as proven by Shell Oil when they spent seven billion US dollars attempting to drill for oil in the Arctic. ...
Asked in Energy, Power Tools
What is the difference between drilling and directional drilling?
Conventional Drilling is the drilling of a vertical well through reservoir rocks to TD. Directional drilling is the drilling of a non-vertical well horizontaly through a source rock. ...
Asked in US Army, US Coast Guard, US National Guard
Are you eligible for medical or disability benieits If you served in the army National Guard?
Normally if you are injured during drilling status, it would fall under workmans compensation. If it occured during title 10, you can be eligible for med/disability benefits. That depends on the injury and the rating the med. staff awards you. ...