Austin Industrial employee-owners at the International Paper site in Riverdale, AL achieved 4 years of recordable free work on December 31, 2017. This milestone means all of the employee-owners have maintained safety excellence in an environment full of difficulties and extreme conditions on a day to day basis for the past 4 years. This represents 450,000 safe man-hours since the start of the contract.

This safety milestone was carried out on January 19, 2018 with great success, promoted and led by key Austin Management and key International Paper Management. All of the Austin EO’s and International Paper employees who attended this safety celebration were treated to a BBQ luncheon.

Congratulations to all employee-owners assigned to the International Paper Site for their dedication to “ZERO” incidents.