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Full text of the American with Disabilities Act.. Accessibility guidelines. Pre-employment information. Checklist for existing facilities. Online employer handbook provides guidance on employment of the disabled. US Department of Justice assistance on ADA compliance. the relationship of psychiatric disabilities to benefit plans and the ADA.

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2010 ADA Design Standards [8012] ?

The requirements

ADA - 2010 Regulations [2663] ?

Revised the Department's ADA regulations, including its ADA Standards for Accessible Design

ADA - Technical Publications [12297] ?

Information and Technical Assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act

Updated ADA Amendments Act of 2008 [35453] ?

Text of the act

ADA Amendments Act of 2008 - Compliance Fact Sheet [35454] ?

Key points for employer compliance

ADA Amendments Act of 2008 - Legal Bulletin [35451] ?

It is important to understand why the ADA needed amending

ADA Amendments Act of 2008 - Overview [35450] ?

Some of the law’s significant provisions are described

ADA Best Practices Tool Kit for State and Local Governments [30334] ?

Overview of ADA compliance issues for state and local governments.

ADA Checklist for Emergency Shelters [4146] ?

Evaluating the Physical Accessibility of Emergency Shelters

ADA Compliance Checklist [26567] ?

ADA issues that must be addressed related to buildings and parking

ADA Enforcement Materials [21733] ?

Court cases, etc

ADA Legal Protections for People with Mental Disabilities [pdf] [13899] ?

How the ADA applies to people with psychiatric disabilities.

ADA Regulation for Title II [14852] ?

Full text as printed in the Federal Register (7/26/91)

ADA Regulation for Title III [14853] ?

Full text as printed in the Code of Federal Regulations (7/1/94)

Adapting Motor Vehicles for People with Disabilities [pdf] [13250] ?

Adaptive Equipment & Vehicles Modified for Persons with Disabilities

Air Passengers with Disabilities [18010] ?

US air carriers are required to accommodate the needs of passengers with disabilities

American with Disabilities Act Document Center [698] ?

Full text of ADA law, accessibility guidelines, technical assistance manuals

American with Disabilities Act Public Law 101-336 [1136] ?

Text of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Public Law 336 of the 101st Congress, enacted July 1990

Closed Captioning - FCC Facts [83] ?

Answers to common questions related to closed captioning requirements

Updated Devising Reasonable Accomodation Strategies [9964] ?

The job accommodation process

Disability Access Symbols [8178] ?

Used to promote and publicize accessibility of places, programs and other activities for people with various disabilitie

Updated Disability and the EEOC [12598] ?

Guidance regarding the ADA and the Rehabilitation Act

Disability Etiquette Handbook [4093] ?

Employer handbook provides guidance on employment of the disabled

Disability Information [22176] ?

Provides access to disability-related information and programs available across the US government

FCC Closed Captioning of Video Programming Requirements [13424] ?

Materials on FCC captioning laws & regulations in the USA

Federal Contacts for ADA Information [8011] ?

ADA Information Line - tollfree number

Updated Job Accommodations for Employees with Disabilities [4147] ?

Resources to assist small business comply with ADA

Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and ADA Accomodations [37882] ?

How to accomodate those with chemical sensitivities

National Council on Disability [8010] ?

Independent federal agency making recommendations to the US government on disabilities

Reasonable Accommodation Handbook [35358] ?

Assists with decisions regarding reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities

Updated Reasonable Accomodations for People with Psychiatric Disabilities [8551] ?

Resource for employers and educators on accomodating those with psychiatric problems

Resource Manual on Workforce Disability Accommodation [pdf] [32057] ?

Checklists and other information for ensuring accessibility and accommodations for workers with disabilities

Service Animals Under the ADA [pdf] [26151] ?

A legal briefing

The Council for Disability Rights [12865] ?

Provides guides on the rights of the disabled

Updated US Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment [9619] ?

Fact sheets from the USA federal agency that promotes employment of the disabled

Updated US DOT - Transportation Accessibility [22175] ?

Laws and regulations related to transportation accessibility in the USA

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Claims Management / Return to Work
Managing workers compensation costs by returning injured workers to work

Human Resources / Discrimination
Fact sheets on discrimination - sex, race, age, disabilities, etc.

Human Resources / Job Analysis
Full text of sample job descriptions, checklists, documents of job analysis

Legal / Discrimination
Case developments, articles, resources related to employee discrimination

Legal / Labor Law
Case developments, articles, resources related to employment & labor law

Medicine / Brain Injuries
Traumatic brain injury reference materials

Medicine / Rehabilitation
Clinical and non-clinical resources on rehabilitation

Property / Accessibility
ADA building accessibility requirements

Technology / Accessibility
Guidelines on making web page content accessible to the disabled

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