December 18, 2014
Japan Airlines (JAL) decided to start a month-long trial of using table-top hearing support device, named "COMUOON," (photo right) to improve its customer service at JAL Plaza Yurakucho, Tokyo, starting January 2015 (photo left).
COMUOON is a high-performance micro speaker unit which produces sounds or voices that even a moderate hearing-impaired people can hear without using a hearing aid.
City office rents device to support communication by persons with hearing loss for free of charge in Hyogo Prefecture
Parents with hard of hearing children surprised at "the speaker that is easy to catch"