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Examining Disability Statistics in the Workforce

Overall, statistics reported by the U.S. Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) appear to indicate...

Employment 6 min read
On December 14, 2021, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated guidelines regarding the...
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The Americans with Disabilities Act is an important piece of disability rights legislation in the United States....
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Sometimes awareness months struggle to make an impact. On the other hand, on occasion, an awareness month can...
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Many employers find the world of service animals a challenge. It’s hard to know what your employee’s rights are,...
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The modern American workforce hasn’t always been a welcoming place for people with disabilities. For centuries,...
Employment 4 min read
Business owners are sometimes cautious when hiring candidates with disabilities. Despite the protections provided...
Employment 5 min read
Josh Basile has a number of small accommodations he regularly asks for from customer service representatives. He...
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As you improve your processes to recruit and hire more people with disabilities, you may experience reasonable...
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The world is in the middle of a Great Resignation. Employees across countless industries and skill levels are...
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Are Standing Desks Required as a Reasonable Accommodation?

The number of employees requesting standing desks at work is growing exponentially. With medical experts warning the public about the dangers of...

Legal 4 min read
The rights of applicants and employees with disabilities are protected by law. Employers need to be aware of the...
Employment 3 min read
Nobody was more surprised than Michael Lisle himself by the tremendous engagement and viral status of his recent...
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If a work schedule or work location becomes a barrier to an employee with a disability, their employer may be...
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According to a factsheet published by the US Department of Labor, one of the common myths prevalent among...
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The ADA prohibits the discrimination against people with disabilities in every sector of public mainstream life,...
Employment 3 min read
Under Title I of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), employers are prohibited from discriminating against...
Legal 4 min read
Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) provides that employers have the discretion to determine...
Employment 2 min read
Navigating the job market is difficult for everyone, but it is especially challenging for autistic people. The...
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An employer must grant an altered work schedule for an employee with disabilities if "the essential functions of...
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