Tag: people with disabilities

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

How to Make Workplaces More Inclusive for People with Disabilities

October 31, 2022

Via: HR Hero

This month is National Disability Employment Awareness Month — a time to celebrate and recognize the contributions of the over 31 million people with disabilities working in America. It is also an ideal time for companies to review their workplace […]


Latest DOJ Guidance on ADA Web Accessibility Leaves Unanswered Questions

May 26, 2022

Via: HR Hero

In March 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) published web accessibility guidance under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities and guarantees they will have the same ability as everyone else to enjoy […]

Research, Software

Are You Accidentally Discriminating Against People with Disabilities?

October 24, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Discriminating against people with disabilities is illegal and there are many state and federal laws that serve to shield this protected group from discriminatory practices. While there are always going to be those bad actors that purposefully discriminate against people […]

Workplace wellness

5 ways to improve inclusivity for people with disabilities

October 30, 2018

Via: HR Dive

WASHINGTON — Most employers are forgetting a talent pool that holds millions of people. This pool has gone largely untapped, however. “We all know how tight the labor market is in this country. So why aren’t employers hiring people with […]

Research, Software

Accessibility of HR Systems: A Win-Win for People and Profit

December 22, 2016

Via: Spark

Employers who hire employees with disabilities benefit in a number of ways. Disabled employees can help businesses understand a customer base of people with disabilities, and research shows consumers favor businesses that employ disabled persons, according to a resource guide […]