Who are we?
Huntleigh Technology Plc., was acquired by Getinge AB of Sweden in December 2006. Getinge has three operating companies, Infection Control, Maquet Medical Systems, and ArjoHuntleigh. AKRON is an operating division within the ArjoHuntleigh company.
An innovative product portfolio
AKRON has been manufacturing, researching and developing products for over 4 decades and have become the trusted name in the supply of modern robust and innovative products to the Healthcare Industry.
AKRON have an extensive range of products supplying and covering the needs of both clinical and rehabilitation staff within the Healthcare Industry. Latest technology is used in the development of all our products which has made us the UK's leading provider of all patient positioning couches.
AKRON is proud to boast our UL approval on over 65% of our products and are in a rolling programme to have the completed range approved by December 2010. UL status is the symbol for 'the standard in safety and quality' and is tested by a third party organisation.
The site operates to ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 13485 as well as CE registered.
With a wide portfolio, experience, quality and reliability AKRON provides manual handling solutions both to patients and clinicians at competitive prices. It is for these reasons that AKRON has become the UK's leading provider and trusted name in 'quality and reliability through design'.
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