Employment News

JAN: "Changing or Removing a Reasonable Accommodation in the Workplace"

This article from the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) clarifies how providing reasonable accommodation is as ongoing process, and details situations under which workplace accommodations may be changed or removed.

Also, check out JAN’s collection of articles and information on employment issues and COVID-19.

“Toward More Accessible Work Environments”

This article offers perspectives from disability policy and accessibility experts on current efforts toward improving the accessibility of work spaces for people with disabilities. It also offers insight into both the potential upsides and downsides of workplace policies put into practice in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

“Needing At-Home Workers, Call Centers Turn to People with Disabilities”

This article highlights how companies caught short by the pandemic are, “hiring from a pool that was already prepared to handle a surge in phone traffic away from offices.”