Home - ENVIRON Global. Law and the Environment: Managing an Environmental Crisis: Legal Issues, Liabilities, and Managing Risk. In the course of an environmental crisis, environmental legal liabilities and regulatory responsibilities arise and must be managed to attempt to minimize the risk of financial loss to the company in crisis and to preserve any rights or opportunities that may exist to recover cleanup costs and legal defense costs.
Legal counsel will play an important role in advising the company in the course of developing strategy and tactics in responding to the environmental release or spill itself and in reacting to asserted and potential legal claims by government agencies and private individuals and entities. Several critical issues must be considered when an environmental crisis occurs: Prepare For a Crisis Before It Occurs. To reduce the risk in the first place of a release, good management practices should be developed to reduce the chances of a spill. Of course, all regulatory requirements governing spill planning and spill prevention should be met.
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