Material Issue 3
Ensuring Social Safety and Security
Social and environmental issue outlook for 2030
Cyber-attacks have become increasingly frequent and sophisticated. The unprecedented damage they have caused is estimated at as much as 90 trillion dollars* worldwide. Societies also need to respond to risks such as urban crime, natural disasters, pandemics and food insecurity, which all threaten people's work and livelihoods.
Opportunities for Konica Minolta to create value, and risks to be minimized
Vision for 2030 and Medium-Term Sustainability Strategy 2022
|Medium-Term Sustainability Strategy 2022||Vision for 2030||Related SDGs|
|Businesses||Enhancing information security and occupational safety for corporate clients||Enhance safety and security in the workplaces of corporate clients and in society. Minimize risks posed by Konica Minolta products and services.|
|Internal action||Minimizing risks related to the safety and security of Konica Minolta products and services|
Konica Minolta's Approach
Konica Minolta will identify both cyber and physical security risks, provide solutions that help create secure environments, and contribute to safety and security in society. Specifically, the company will work to provide connected workplaces that ensure a high degree of information security, while also offering workplace risk identification solutions using imaging IoT technology.
Konica Minolta possesses proprietary technologies in the fields of optical and image processing, as well as analysis and imaging AI technologies. It is also deeply involved in the main processes at each stage of the supply and value chains for various industries. Using the valuable information it has accumulated through these activities, Konica Minolta is able to offer solutions that help customers to raise product quality and enhance safety and security in the workplace, while driving innovation across various industries. With the technology to visually detect changes and warning signs invisible to the human eye, the company will continue providing new value in areas such as public security, factory safety, and product inspection.
As a manufacturer, Konica Minolta also evaluates all risks at each stage of its product and service life cycles, and works to minimize information security risks and health problems.
Businesses: Enhancing Information Security and Occupational Safety for Corporate Clients
●Providing solutions that help improve information security for customers
●Providing occupational safety management solutions
●Advancing into quality inspection and other monitoring related to safety and security
Internal Action: Minimizing Risks Related to the Safety and Security of Konica Minolta Products and Services
●Enhancing user safety for products and services
●Eliminating chemical substances harmful to health
●Thoroughly preventing major information security accidents