Americans With Disabilities Act
Fire Alarm Strobe Systems and the Hearing Impaired
There has also been some confusion regarding how employers may make their workplace environment accessible to persons with disabilities. Unfortunately, certain employers have attempted in the past to skirt around hiring a disabled person usually claiming the disability interfered with the employee’s capacity to co-exist in the workplace environment. The passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act in the 1990’s provided guidance for employers wishing to help employees with disabilities and tak Read More...
Scholarship for Minorities
Scholarships come in many forms and types. There are those that are offer to some sectors of society, specific intellectual capacity, athletic excellence, and more. Meanwhile, there are also scholarships that are specifically designed to minorities. Scholarships for minorities are made to keep those little portions of the population educated even if the students cannot afford to pay for their education.
Here are the scholarships for minorities available:
Scholarships for Women
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The Americans With Disabilities Act - The Meaning of Disability
The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 has the most far-reaching impact on the U.S. workplace since the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Yet many Americans are confused about the meaning of key terms used in the Act. This article unravels the confusion about the term 'disability' and clarifies what conditions are covered and what are not.
The ADA defines 'disability' as:
A physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life activities of such individual ... or a Read More...