When the economy took a dump in 2008 many people were desperate to find jobs or change career paths. That being said, another resession is on its way. Some of those people were enticed by the ‘big pay’ of commerical diving. That search for the perfect job consisting of big pay with a challenging environment often led them to explore the option of becoming a commercial deep sea diver. This in and of itself is very understandable in that the diving industry can possibly provide these things and more.
“What the hell is that?” I remember him saying as I turned around to see a diver in a bluish wetsuit covered in tool dip.