Utilizing Panasonic UD
to resolve many social issues

Panasonic will utilize its UD to help resolve many of the issues facing Japan, including an aging society and declining birth rate, innovation in work styles, active participation of women, globalization, emergencies, and realizing a society that acknowledges diversity.

[Aging society]

Striving for a world where even more people, including the elderly, can live comfortably and conveniently.
Panasonic offers universal design for a super-aging society.

[Declining birth rate]

For realizing a society where parents can safely give birth and raise their children.
Tackling a declining birth rate with universal design.

[Diversity]

Panasonic will use its universal design to promote greater equality in a society that requires an increasingly diverse range of skilled people.

[Innovation in work styles]

Society is changing at a dizzying pace, as seen in innovations in working styles and the greater participation of women in society.
Panasonic offers universal design to support the lifestyles of these changing times.

[Globalization]

Toward 2020 and beyond.
Panasonic will also develop foreign-friendly universal design to meet the needs of our increasingly globalized world.

[Emergencies]

Not only for everyday use, but also for an emergency.
Panasonic is developing universal design items for use during disasters and other emergencies.