Spanning Canada and the United States, North America is home to a plethora of major industry players, including Exxon Mobil Corp, the world's second-largest publicly traded company after Royal Dutch Shell. The region's oil and natural gas industry is focused on developing oil sands, deepwater gulf prospects and increasingly profitable shale deposits stretching across the continent. One of the premier sweet spots for deepwater exploration, the Gulf of Mexico is the largest body of water indenting the U.S. continental coastline, and its subsea developments continue to spark both national and international interest.
Environmental, Safety, and Training professionals handle the implementation of policies and procedures to ensure that a surrounding environment such as work areas, laboratories, or facilities are free from dangers. They enforce safety standards by providing training and education necessary to protect the workers’ health to enable them to perform work in a safe environment.