Monthly Archives: March 2011

Quick facts about disability

DISABILITY FACTS & EMPLOYMENT 3 quick and useful facts …. 1 in 5 people of working age are disabled 48% of disabled people are unemployed Reasonable adjustments, accessible application processes and alternative assessments in recruitment¬† are ¬†legal requirements under the … Continue reading

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Reasonable adjustments – a recap

The Equality Act 2010 effectively recodifies previous ant-discrimination legislation in many respects, but it is perhaps worth restating the basic principles, particularly as they apply to potential discrimination in the work environment. Perhaps not surprisingly, the new Act has failed … Continue reading

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Disabled access to public transport

Access to public transport In the UK, there is still much to do compared to other countries in Western Europe and the US in terms of disabled access to public transport. This is notwithtsanding that the law in England & … Continue reading

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