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Disability and equality law in Britain

Anna Lawson

Disability and equality law in Britain

the role of reasonable adjustment

by Anna Lawson

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Published by Hart Pub. in Oxford, Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Great Britain,
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain,
  • Discrimination in employment -- Government policy -- Great Britain,
  • People with disabilities -- Civil rights -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesDisability & equality law in Britain
    StatementAnna Lawson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKD737 .L393 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170803M
    ISBN 101841138282
    ISBN 109781841138282
    LC Control Number2009285752

    Disability and Equality Law in Britain | The concept of reasonable adjustment (alternatively known as reasonable accommodation) is rapidly gaining significance for countries throughout Europe and beyond. Directive /78 required all EU Member States to ensure that, by the end of at the latest, reasonable accommodation obligations would operate to protect disabled people from unequal. Jun 16,  · Overview. The Equality Act legally protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society. It replaced previous anti-discrimination laws with a single Act, making the law Author: Government Equalities Office.

    Disability and equality law in Britain: the role of reasonable adjustment. [Anna Lawson] -- Offers an analysis of the role of reasonable adjustment duties in British law. This book explores the notion of the anticipatory reasonable adjustment duty - a notion which is, in many respects. "Freedom and Justice for all" is a phrase that can have a hollow ring for many members of the disability community in the United States. Jacqueline Vaughn Switzer gives us a comprehensive introduction to and overview of U.S. disability policy in all facets of society, including education, the workplace, and social integration. Disabled Rights provides an interdisciplinary approach to the Reviews: 1.

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May 31,  · The following is a selection of books and journal articles on the Equality Act Please email our Library and Information Services Manager if you have a suggestion for a book or journal article to add to this list.

Ashianty, S () The Equality Act main concepts, International Journal of Discrimination and the Law, 11 (1/2), pp Diversity, equality and the law in the UK Topic 5: To what extent have changes in the law to promote equality been successful.

How can we make society more equal. Equality and Inequality in the UK Introduce students to some recent facts and statistics about equality and inequality in. Jan 25,  · The Equality Act disability discrimination provisions apply to the delivery of educational services, and to other services as well as to an institution’s relationship with its staff.

The law is framed in general terms and is not intended as a barrier to innovative use of technology. However, you automatically meet the disability definition under the Equality Act from the day you’re diagnosed with HIV infection, cancer or multiple sclerosis.

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saw our BME History Timeline to honour the. Jan 25,  · Under the Equality Act there are nine ‘characteristics’ which are protected from discrimination. Disability is one of these protected characteristics and is defined at s.6 of the Act as a physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long term adverse affect on the ability to carry out normal day to day activities.

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