Wed, Jan 5, 2011 -- 9:00 AM

San Bruno Update

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The National Transportation Safety Board released "urgent" recommendations to PG&E on Monday regarding pipeline safety in the wake of September's San Bruno explosion which killed eight people. We talk with NTSB chair Deborah Hersman about the recommendations, and check in with the California Public Utilities Commission which has given PG&E until February 1st to comply with the federal recommendations.

Host: Michael Krasny


  • Deborah Hersman, chair of the National Transportation Safety Board
  • John Upton, reporter for The Bay Citizen
  • Kirk Johnson, vice president of gas engineering and operations for PG&E
  • Richard Clark, director of consumer protection and safety for the California Public Utilities Commission

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