1. The emergency response of BP was quite poor. The communication between the management and the different employees was weak and a lot of false information and miscalculations were involved. The preventive fuse could have prevented the oil spill of such a large scale, but, faulty mechanism did not allow this. Also, the specialists involved in this project failed to predict the risks and did not set up enough preventive measures. The huge lack of communication at every level led to this disaster.