Author Archives: Stephen Forgione

New York Real Estate Journal’s May Executive of the Month – Saeideh Paredes

Saeideh Paredes , General Manager of Safety Supplies Unlimited, was recognized as Executive of the Month by the New York Real Estate Journal ! We’re proud to see Saeideh’s accomplishments being recognized by the leading real estate journal in New York! Transcript of the article is below. Full article can be found here: When Saeideh Paredes walks through […]

SSU During National Safety Stand-Down Week 2019

Safety Supplies Unlimited is committed to site safety across New York City construction sites. Throughout last week’s OSHA National Safety Stand-Down Week, we visited sites across New York City to discuss the importance of fall prevention. Our team went over fall prevention techniques and practices, as well as demonstrating proper use of fall protection equipment […]

Avoid a Head Injury with a Hardhat!

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month Brain injuries can happen unexpectedly and change your life in a matter of seconds. Injuries to your brain can have severe and varying consequences. Every March, the Brain Injury Association of America runs a campaign to raise awareness about the causes and consequences of brain injuries. The theme for […]

What Signage Do You Need for Your Site?

One of the most essential aspects of a construction site is the proper safety signage. Signage is quintessential to operating a safe construction site. Signage is used for highlighting the dangers and hazards one will come across while on the jobsite, keeping workers aware of their surroundings to prevent potential accidents. OSHA’s guideline for safety […]

Wearing the Right Gloves on the Jobsite

Take a moment and think about how often you use your hands in everyday life. Our hands are our primary tool at our disposal, where they’re used to drive our cars, type on our computers, and use our tools on the construction site. Nearly every task we perform requires the use of our hands. With […]

TSC Training Academy Has a New Jersey Location!

TSC Training Academy is known across New York City for providing premier, nationally accredited, and locally required construction safety training. We understand that our locations in Long Island City and in the Bronx may not be convenient for all of our students. With that in mind, we recently opened a new training facility in Bayonne, […]

Ladder Safety on Your Site

Ladder Safety In 2018, ladder violations were the sixth most cited violation recorded by OSHA. Although ladders are simple to use, they are very often used incorrectly. When not used correctly, ladders can cause serious injury to the person using it. How to Safely Use a Ladder Keep yourself safe at work and review safe […]

Staying warm on the job site during winter

Working outside during cold weather conditions can be dangerous if workers are exposed to low temperatures for a long period of time. Luckily, there are ways to keep workers safe and warm on the job site during the winter months. How to Stay Safe in Cold Weather Train Workers: It is important to teach your […]

Construction Safety Signage Requirements

Safety signs are a requirement on construction sites. Jobsites must comply with the OSHA and ANSI sign standards. ANSI, the American National Standards Institute has a set of guidelines for signs such as the sign colors, symbols, and formats of the signs. OSHA has adopted the ANSI standards for signs. Signs on a construction site […]