Throughout history, humans have always been prone to accidents. Here we list the Top 5 most Expensive Accidents in Human History. The greatest cost of accidents is injury and death. Human life is beyond monetary value. But property losses can also be devastating and crippling to a business.
No.5: Piper Alpha Oil Rig
It produced 317,000 Barrels of oil per day. It collapsed, killing 167 workers and resulting in 3.4 Billion US Dollars in Damage. Technicians checked and removed safety valves which were essential. Hundreds of them were checked , but one of them was not replaced. this started a huge fire killing lots of workers. It cost around 3.4 Billion US Dollars.