June 15, 2015
The staff of Tokyo Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. Nichido Insurance Against Fire at Asahikawa-shi, Hokkaido has volunteered to learn sign language since May.
The Deaf woman employed by the company, who has wanted her fellow workers to know about the world of the Deaf prepared a textbook, teaches them sign language. (photo: left)
Using the day when there is no overtime work, 20 staff are learning basic sign language such as greetings, fingerspelling, etc. for about one hour after a regular work time.