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Company size: 31,314 employees

Key product/service items: Brother produces  printers, multifunction printers, sewing machines, large machine tools, label printers, typewriters, fax machines, and other computer-related electronics.

Accessibility website overview: Brother's website overviews the company's policies concerning Section 508 compliance all company products. The Brother website also includes information regarding Section 508 compliance standards and links to the Section 508 government website.

Key statements on ICT product and services accessibility: Since 1934, Brother has recognized the voices of its customers in order to provide a wide range of sophisticated and innovative technologies. However, Brother does not believe in technology for technology's sake. The company’s aim is to offer a first class range of products, support and services that combine ease of use and practical features that serve all its users.

Key areas of accessibility work: Accessibility enhancing features are incorporated in many Brother products - examples include front end loading paper drawers, combined toner and drum units, raised "5" key on numeric pad, colored operation buttons and more. Brother will continue to dedicate its research and engineering resources, to ensure that our future product development meets or exceeds the standards in Section "508".

Contact information:

15-1, Naeshiro-cho,
Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 467-8561,
Tel: +81-52-824-2072
Fax: +81-52-811-682