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.
The Insurance Adjuster assesses claims made against an insurance policy, and recommends the level of compensation that should be paid. In some parts of the world, this profession is also known as a Claims or Loss Adjuster. This role involves interviewing the claimant, inspecting property damage, consulting police and hospital records, and determining where liability falls.