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Infographic: DISABILITY AWARENESS

Magazine article HRMagazine

Infographic: DISABILITY AWARENESS

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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Learn more at the Office of Disability Employment Policy website, www.dol.gov/odep.

On July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities in employment, transportation, public accommodations and other areas

58%

Proportion of workplace accommodations for workers with disabilities that cost absolutely nothing. For other accommodations, the average cost is around $500.

Source: Job Accommodation Network.

56.7M

Number of people with a disability in the U.S., or nearly 1 in 5 Americans.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau Americans with Disabilities: 2010 report. …

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