Did you know that 32.3 percent of U.S. firms in construction, maintenance, and repair, personal and laundry services are Mexican-owned? The first week of May is a tribute to Mexican companies, investors, talented and industrious workers, and the Mexican culture.
On May 5th Mexican-American workers celebrate the Mexican army’s victory over France at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Being not a major holiday in Mexico, in US Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage. Cinco de Mayo traditions include street festivals, parades, and live mariachi music performances. It is important to keep in mind that safety at work should be the number one priority.
So, what’s the best way to prevent all of the unnecessary stress? Wear PPE even when the risk of injuries is only minimal! Check out our special offers on the safety equipment that might be handy for various types of work.
It’s better to be safe than sorry.