Making the good case for hiring from among our newest generation of veterans

WITH ALL DUE RESPECT, we honored on Memorial Day the brave men and women who died while serving and defending our great nation in the U.S. military. In doing so, we couldn’t help but think of the U.S. military in the general and our newest generation of veterans — many of which have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Most Americans also want to honor them, want to support them, and want to help them if help is needed.Continue reading

Our company HQ is in Mulberry, Fla. — ‘The Phosphate Capital of the World’

IN OUR MOST RECENT BLOGGING, we introduced the two locations for our Safety Solutions & Supply offices and training facilities — Mulberry, Fla., and Gonzales, La. — and we stated the practical reason for these city selections. Companies involved in mining, manufacturing, construction, and oil and gas extraction are here and there in significant numbers, and these are the kinds of companies that can benefit greatly from our occupational safety and health expertise and training services.

The article last time focused on Gonzales. This time, we want to feature Mulberry, the location for our company headquarters at 314 E. Canal St. (State Road 60 East).Continue reading

Around our site in Gonzales, La.: Mining, oil and gas extraction — and jambalaya

SAFETY SOLUTIONS & SUPPLY has its headquarters in the Central Florida city of Mulberry and a satellite location in the southeastern Louisiana city of Gonzales, a few miles northeast of Baton Rouge. It’s no coincidence that we have a presence in these two cities; nor is it a matter of chance. We’re here — and there, depending on your locale — because companies involved in the major industries we help, with safety training and other services, are located here. Those would include mining, manufacturing, construction, and oil and gas extraction.Continue reading