December 11, 2018

“Take It or Leave It: The Rise of Outsourcing Leave Administration and What Employers Should Know About It”

This article examines the benefits and risks of outsourcing administration of employees’ leaves of absence, and offers tips for employers to ensure compliance with the variety of federal, state, and local laws, as well as employer policies, that address leave for illness, injury, disability, family needs, military duty, and more.

November 13, 2018

Webinar:
Serving Customers with Disabilities: A Toolkit

December 4, 2018
This webinar, presented by Caleb Berkemeier, will preview our newest resource for training frontline staff on how to provide exemplary customer service to people with disabilities.

December 11, 2018

Remembering George H.W. Bush

George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States who passed away in November, was remembered by many in the disability community as a champion of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). President Bush signed the ADA into law in 1990.

January 17, 2019
Presented by TransCen Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center
 
A Comprehensive Review with Best Practices for Human Resource Professionals
 
November 27, 2018

“For Wheelchair Users, Flying Isn't Easy”

This article outlines common issues experienced by airline passengers who use wheelchairs, provisions of the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA), and recent updates to the Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act.

November 27, 2018

Access Board Resolves 43 Architectural Barriers Act Cases Through Corrective Action in FY 2018

The U.S. Access Board was created in part to enforce the first federal law to address accessibility – the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968 (ABA). The ABA requires access to buildings or facilities that were designed, built, or altered with federal dollars or leased by federal agencies.

November 13, 2018

Webinar:
Serving Customers with Disabilities: A Toolkit

December 4, 2018
This webinar, presented by Caleb Berkemeier, will preview our newest resource for training frontline staff on how to provide exemplary customer service to people with disabilities.

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