Cover of: Americans with Disabilities Act handbook | Henry H. Perritt Read Online

Americans with Disabilities Act handbook by Henry H. Perritt

  • 332 Want to read
  • ·
  • 88 Currently reading

Published by J. Wiley in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • People with disabilities -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Barrier-free design -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHenry H. Perritt, Jr.
SeriesEmployment law library
LC ClassificationsKF3469 .P47 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL660970M
ISBN 100471167541
LC Control Number97006383

Download Americans with Disabilities Act handbook


Get this from a library! Americans with Disabilities Act handbook. [Henry H Perritt, Jr.] -- "The Americans with Disabilities Act Handbook provides comprehensive coverage of the ADA's employment, commercial facilities, and public accommodations provisions as well as coverage of the. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in and applies to employers with 15 or more employees. Among other things, the ADA prohibits employees from discriminating against employees with disabilities. An employee with a disability is defined as a person who. The ADA Home Page provides access to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations for businesses and State and local governments, technical assistance materials, ADA Standards for Accessible Design, links to Federal agencies with ADA responsibilities and information, updates on new ADA requirements, streaming video, information about Department of Justice ADA settlement . Today, providing a level playing field for disabled individuals in the employment context not only makes sense, it is the law. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects employees from discrimination and requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation.

Aug 12,  · Pocket Guide to the ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities [Evan Terry Associates] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pocket Guide to the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities Revised Edition This book is intended to help users understand the facilities requirements of the Cited by: 3. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities in several areas, including employment, transportation, public accommodations, communications and access to state and local government’ programs and services. As it relates to employment, Title I of the ADA protects the rights of both employees and job seekers. Preventive materials --Appendices: (A) Americans with disabilities act --(B) EEOC regulations for ADA title I --Code of federal regulations, title 29 part --(C) Appendix to part --interpretive guidance on title I of the Americans with disabilities act --(D) Department of transportation regulations --(E) Department of justice. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) prohibits discrimination based on physical or mental disabilities in private places of employment and in public accommodations. It also requires transportation and communication systems to facilitate access by the disabled. This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the ADA and the evolving case law since its inception.

While the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to all businesses with 15 or more employees, this handbook is intended primarily for businesses with 15 to employees and smaller businesses expecting to expand to have at least 15 employees in the near future. Americans with Disabilities Act Handbook. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, - Discrimination against people with disabilities. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Court costs, attorney's fees and expert witness fees — a court could order your business to reimburse the applicant or employee for these costs and fees, which are often higher than the combined punitive and compensatory damages, and are not subject to any cap.. Tax credits that can help. Your business may be eligible for tax credits that can help ease the financial impact of an accommodation. The information in this book is intended solely as informal guidance and is neither a determination of your legal rights or responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act or other laws, nor binding on any agency with enforcement responsibility under the ADA and other disability-related laws.