Akron Ohio is a city located in Summit County, Ohio, United States. With a population of 197,543 as of the 2010 census, it is the largest city in the Greater Cleveland metropolitan area. The City of Akron was founded on July 24, 1825 from the merger of two smaller communities, New Philadelphia and Middlebury. Akron was founded as an industrial community due to the presence of two quality steel mills, Canton and Massillon.

Manufacturing Companies

Akron Ohio is home to a number of manufacturing companies, including:

The Burt Manufacturing Company Inc
Associated Materials, LLC
Gojo Industries, Inc.
Myers Industries, Inc.
Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.
The Babcock & Wilcox Company
Bekaert Corporation
Flexsys Inc
Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems Corporation
Country Pure Foods, Inc.
Prcc Holdings, Inc.
Chestnut Holdings, Inc
Firestone Polymers, LLC
Babcock & Wilcox Holdings, Inc.

Machinery Accidents

In Akron, Ohio, there have been a number of machinery accidents that have affected both individuals and businesses. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident caused by machinery, contact an Akron Ohio machinery accident lawyer as soon as possible. An experienced attorney can help you get the compensation you deserve.

Here are some accidents that have occurred in Akron: