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Company size: 349,600 employees

Key product/service items: HP is one of the largest technology companies in the world with a wide range of product offerings including printing, personal computing, software, services and information technology (IT) infrastructure.

Accessibility website overview: HP's vast accessibility website provides accessibility information on their products and services, accessibility news, accessibility regulation and legislation standards (including a Section 508 overview), guidelines on selecting accessible technology, events, case studies, HP accessibility partnerships and awards, as well as information about the HP Assistive Technology Vendor Program which encourages vendors to develop and sell assistive technologies worldwide.

Key statements on ICT product and services accessibility: HP is committed to developing products, services and information that are accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities or age-related limitations. This commitment supports the company's diversity and "Total Customer Experience" objectives and helps ensure that the benefits of technology are available to all.

Hewlett-Packard Company is committed to the following:

  • Raising the level of awareness of accessibility issues within our company, and providing our employees with the training they need to design, produce, market and deliver accessible products and services;
  • Developing accessibility guidelines for products and services, and holding product development groups accountable for implementing these guidelines where competitively, technically and economically feasible;
  • Involving people with disabilities in the development of accessibility guidelines, and in the design and testing of products and services;
  • Documenting accessibility features, and making information about our products and services publicly available in an accessible form;
  • Establishing relationships with leading assistive technology and solution providers;
  • Supporting internal and external research and development that will improve the state-of-the-art of assistive technology relevant to our products and services; and
  • Supporting and contributing to industry standards and guidelines for accessibility.

Key areas of accessibility work: HP provides accessible solutions for their technologies, developing products, services, and information that are accessible to persons with a wide range of disabilities.

Company accessibility website: http://www.hp.com/hpinfo/abouthp/accessibility/

Contact information:
Hewlett-Packard Company
3000 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, California 94304-1185
Tel: +1-650-8571501
Contact form: http://welcome.hp.com/country/us/en/contact_us.html