Prefecture and disabilities broadcast organization make agreement on captioned news at shelter

http://www.gifu-np.co.jp
June 8, 2016

Gifu Prefecture (photo: left) and the authorized non-profit organization corporation CS disability broadcast located in Osaka-shi concluded a comprehensive cooperation agreement for person with disabilities support in the time of a disaster on June 7.

When a large-scale disaster occurs, the broadcast installs the equipment to provide a subtitles and a sign language on TV disaster emergency news in 479 welfare shelters in the prefecture with priority. This is the first attempt  in the first nationwide.

The organization sends an information program by sign language and caption through original CS communication for Deaf people. Specific urgent disaster news on TV can be accessible with caption and sign language.


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