7 Akers Plants Recognized with Corrugated Safety Awards

With the recent release of the 2021 Corrugated Container Industry Annual Report of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses conducted by The Fibre Box Association (FBA) and AICC – The Independent Packaging Association, we are proud to have seven (7) plants recognized with Safety Awards.

Per the FBA & AICC, the 2021 report includes data for more than 171 million hours worked at participating plants. The Safety Awards are presented in two achievement categories, The Perfect Plant Award  & The Safety Excellence Award. The Perfect Plant Award recognizes facilities with zero incidents. The Safety Excellence Award recognizes facilities with no lost workdays due to job-related injury or illness for the calendar year.

Congratulations to the plant teams at each of our locations recognized with 2021 Safety Awards! We are grateful for your consistent & tireless efforts to make Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) a priority on a daily basis.

Perfect Plant Award Winners

  • Evansville, IN
  • Oreana, IL
  • Richmond, IN

Safety Excellence Award Winners

  • North Vernon, IN
  • Sturgis, MI
  • Tecumseh, MI
  • Van Wert, OH

Thank you to FBA & AICC for providing focus on EHS and congratulations to all award winners!

2021 AICC FBA Safety Awards