May 21, 2014
The Walbridge, Ohio, plant of AK Tube LLC, a subsidiary of AK Steel, has been recognized for outstanding safety performance by the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation, Division of Safety and Hygiene. The recognition is part of a collaborative safety awareness program established by the Northwest Ohio Safety Council.
The plant received the Special Award for Safety for operating 1,254,772 labor-hours without a lost-time injury between March 17, 2009, and June 13, 2013. This is the fifth time that the plant has received this award.
AK Tube LLC produces carbon and stainless ERW tubular steel products for the truck and automotive markets.