The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 11-19-2012

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

85 percent of survey respondents said they still use fax in their office.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

54 percent say they use faxing every day as part of their workflow process.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

Although e-faxing is available, 72 percent of companies use a traditional paper fax.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

Only 50 percent of the respondents have ever thought about the security of paper faxes.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

49 percent of respondents admit to reading a private fax intended for someone else.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

44 percent of respondents believe that email is more secure than faxing.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

43 percent say that email is equally secure as faxing.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

Electronic fax is considered more secure than paper fax, but only 27 percent use e-faxing services.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

One-quarter of respondents said that government or industry regulations require them to fax documents.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well

Another 29 percent say they use fax machines because the company they work with requires it.

The Office Fax Machine Is Alive and Well