PRESS RELEASE: Disaster Relief Donation for People Affected by Chilean Earthquake
March 25, 2010 - FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation (President and CEO: Shigetaka Komori) and its group companies extend deepest condolences to the bereaved families of the major earthquake that struck the Republic of Chile on February 27, 2010 (local time), and offer their sincerest sympathies to those affected by the disaster.
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation in conjunction with its group companies, FUJIFILM Corporation, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd., and FUJIFILM do Brasil Ltda., has decided to extend a relief package of approx. 30 million yen for those affected by the earthquake, including financial donations and the supply of the portable CR X-ray unit "FCR-Go(*1)," which contributes to medical support in the affected area.
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation and its group companies extend their heartfelt wishes for the swift recovery and restoration of the affected communities.
*1 FCR-Go : A portable digital X-ray imaging and diagnostic system that offers appropriate high-resolution images that respond to diverse needs. The FCR-Go is equipped with the digital X-ray system FCR (Fuji Computed Radiography), developed by Fujifilm as the world's first computer radiography system in 1981. FCR-Go gives superb mobility and operability, and is capable of producing X-ray exposures and preview images swiftly and accurately even in intensive care units and operating theaters.
(First posted on Thursday, March 25, 2010 at 14:19 EDT)