Sunday, 30 September 2007

30/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Mayor says equality needs rights in reality, not just on paper
eGov monitor - London,UK
... women and challenge the under-representation of women and ethnic minorities in senior employment and breaches of disability discrimination legislation. ...
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Legal duties under Disability Discrimination Act
Stamford Mercury - Stamford,England,UK
I think Network Rail should think about its duties under the Disability Discrimination Act and Equality regulations. Rail travel is a great way to get ...
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Friday, 28 September 2007

28/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Failure to comply with legal duty
Communitycare.co.uk - Sutton,UK
In today's report on SHAs' compliance with the duty on public bodies to promote disability equality, the DRC said just two had produced adequate disability
...
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Thursday, 27 September 2007

27/09/2007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

One of the answers
By micox(micox)
How does this (the Disability Equality Duty) affect procurement commissioning and contracting? A: If the contractor is itself performing a public function, standing in the shoes of a statutory body, then it will constitute a public ...
PPlog - http://micoxpplog.blogspot.com/

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Braille is on the menu for pub
BBC News - UK
"Most people (who run businesses) are aware of the Disability Discrimination Act but are not aware of what it means to individual people on the street or in ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Good news for disabled drivers
By curly
We could also do with a campaign to encourage operators of car parks at supermarkets and other large retailers in South Shields and Jarrow to exercise their duties under the 2004 Disability Discrimination Act and manage the availability ...
Curly's Corner Shop, the blog! - http://curly15.wordpress.com


 

Wednesday, 26 September 2007

26/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

equal to the task
CareandHealth (press release) - London,UK
In December 2006 the new Disability Equality Duty came into force, followed in April 2007 by the new Gender Equality Duty. These duties place challenges on ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Equality issues for Welsh workers
ic Wales - United Kingdom
However the Government is currently consulting on a Single Equality Bill, aimed at creating a clearer and more streamlined discrimination legislative ...
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Sacked head takes school to tribunal...
Milton Keynes Citizen - Milton Keynes,England,UK
Pavlou was suffering from a disability within the meaning of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. He added: "I find on the balance of probabilities that ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Dyspraxia Awareness Week
By Greets Green Blog(Greets Green Blog)
The disability Rights Commission web site provides information for employees and employers about the application of the disability discrimination act
http://www.drc-gb.org/ The Job Centre Plus web site provides information and help for ...
Greets Greens Great - http://greetsgreen.blogspot.com/


 

Tuesday, 25 September 2007

25/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

The Commission for Equality and Human Rights: mesh or mess?
PersonnelToday.com - UK
Commentators agree that the establishment of a single body to tackle the six separate strands of discrimination - gender, race, disability, age, ...
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Fury over plan to replace lollipop lady
Hastings Observer - Hastings,England,UK
"The puffin crossings conform to the Disability Discrimination Act and will assist the elderly population in the village. "We want children to walk to ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Bruce Maguire Versus Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic ...
By yes24430(yes24430)
In June 1999 Bruce Maguire lodged a complaint with the Human Rights & Equal Opportunities Commission under the Australian Disability Discrimination Act. His complaint was that he was being discriminated against because he could not ...
feel12905 - http://good19453.blogspot.com/

Am I covered by the Disability Discrimination Act?
By bipolarworks
The following link contains the 2006 guidance from the Disability Rights Commission which an Occupational Health Officer would use to determine whether you come under the definition of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. ...
Bipolar Works - http://bipolarworks.wordpress.com

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Audio Transcription
According to section 21 of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA), everyone providing a service to the public is required to take reasonable steps to provide access for blind and partially-sighted people. ...
Free Articles Zone - http://www.free-articles-zone.com/

Monday, 24 September 2007

24/09/2007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Mental Health Insurance
By Health & Fitness(Health & Fitness)
Certainly, if there is a case of unfair discrimination then it is possible to sue under the Disability Discrimination Act but according to Mind, the leading UK charity for mental health, only a small number of cases are taken out under ...
Health & Fitness - http://xpiep0312.blogspot.com/

Catering for Difference Topic One: The educational implications of ...
By adam alcorn(adam alcorn)
These understandings and ideas are supported by legislation contained in the Disability Discrimination Act 1992, which firstly defines disability, recognises disabilities people may have at present or have had in the in the past or may ...
My Exam Blog - http://spiegalimspiegal.blogspot.com/

DCS Web Alert for: DDA design/access audits

Access 4 U 2
This section addresses all aspects of Access Audits / Assessments for the ... people come under the remit of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA). ...

Saturday, 22 September 2007

22/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability : Mary Lou appeals for 4000 signatures
An Phoblacht - Dublin,Ireland
Since the introduction of the Disability Act 2005, discrimination against people with disabilities in terms of access to services has actually increased by ...
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Guide dogs show cabbies the way
ic Coventry - Coventry,UK
... scheme ahead of the introduction of the Disability Discrimination Act. Existing drivers will also be expected to undertake the course as soon as they can.
See all stories on this topic

Companies must take obligation for Braille bills seriously, say ...
Out-Law.com - London,England,UK
... offer services to people with disabilities without any discrimination related to their disability, according to the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). ...
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Friday, 21 September 2007

21/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disabled get second-class treatment
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - Norfolk,England,UK
... the reality of the day-to-day problems faced by disabled people and the disturbing failure of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) to address them. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability in Employment Case Law
By bipolarworks
It's all about how the Disability Discrimination Act is interpreted in practice when it gets to Employment Tribunal. Each case sets a precedent to determine how other cases of a similar nature should be argued. ...
Bipolar Works - http://bipolarworks.wordpress.com

Disability Discrimination - Paying Sick Pay is not normally a ...
By Liam
... EAT's earlier decision in O'Hanlon reported here that paying sick pay is not something an employer is normally required to do in order to comply with its duty to make reasonable adjustments under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995.
PJH Law - Employment Law Blog - http://www.pjhlaw.co.uk/blog

Thursday, 20 September 2007

20/09/2007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

local doings
By micox(micox)
John Hemming publicly invited me, as Chair of the Norfolk Police Disability Duty Forum, to join this group and, in the interests of good networking, I agreed. However, Liz came over to speak after the AGM and suggested my presence in ...
PPlog - http://micoxpplog.blogspot.com/

Equality
By Harsimrat Kaur(Harsimrat Kaur)
83. Prohibition of discrimination 84. General duty to promote equality, &c. 85. Specific duties 86. Codes of practice 87. National security Disability discrimination 88. General duty: exceptions 89. National security Race discrimination ...
Inspiration - http://share-inspiration.blogspot.com/

2. Disability, Accessibility, the Law and the Businesses There are ...
By Emad Khawari(Emad Khawari)
(DDA; 1995) The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 has been amended by the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 to place a duty on all public sector authorities to promote disability equality. The Act makes it unlawful for service ...
Will Web 2.0 = More Accessibility? - http://emadkhawari.blogspot.com/

20/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Doubts over single equality commission on eve of launch
Communitycare.co.uk - Sutton,UK
The Commission for Equality and Human Rights begins life on 1 October as the single watchdog for tackling inequality and discrimination for England, ...
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Access demo near Diss station
Diss Mercury - Diss,Norfolk,UK
... is "to highlight the continuing discrimination endured by disabled people in Norfolk 12 years after the passage of the Disability Discrimination Act". ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Too cool for school?
By Heidi(Heidi)
In disability discrimination the claims are handled at SENDIST, just like SEN appeals, however if a school is not complying with the law - I don't know. I have escalated it to the Southwark Special Educational Needs department who at ...
The Wood Vale Diaries - http://woodvale.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, 19 September 2007

19/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Rights direction
Guardian Unlimited - UK
It is a message that Philippa Russell - the disability rights commissioner and seasoned learning disability rights campaigner who has been given the task of ...
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Tuesday, 18 September 2007

18/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Government review could fatally undermine new legislation, says DRC.
Politics.co.uk - London,UK
Sir Bert Massie's warning comes on the day the DRC publishes a report showing that the legislation - the Disability Equality Duty (DED) - has had a positive ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Keeping it Legal - The Complementary Approach to Accessibility
By Sharon
"...use of an ICT [Information Communication Technology] with an accessibility barrier is not necessarily unlawful under the DDA [Disability Discrimination Act], so long as: * Existence of the barrier is justifiable on academic, ...
Accessibility Blog - http://blogs.cetis.ac.uk/accessibility

Monday, 17 September 2007

17/09/2007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

An open door policy for all
Serena Roadnight discusses the design considerations for internal security doors in relation to the Disability Discrimination Act requirements and Approved Document Part M of the Building Regulations.
Security Management News - www.info4security.com

Sherie books her place in the annals of employment law
By Shane Davidson
A straightforward guide to the employment provisions of Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) has been written by a lawyer with her own experiences of discrimination. Sherie Griffiths, head of Essex-based Griffiths Legal, has put together ...
shane's personal blog and podcast - http://personal.shaned.net

Employment Law: Time Limits for Bringing Employment Tribunal Claims
There are similar provisions under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. The tribunal decided that:- The complaint of unfair dismissal had not been presented within the three-month time limit, pursuant to s 111 of the Employment ...
halimedacoyle's Xanga - http://www.xanga.com/halimedacoyle

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

How Disabled Users Access The Internet
By admin
The Disability Discrimination Act was passed, stating that:. "It is unlawful for a service provider to discriminate against a disabled person by refusing to provide any service which it provides to members of the public." ...
yop2com Article Directory - http://www.yop2.com

In two minds about Malcolm
By Tessa(Tessa)
However Malcolm defended on the basis of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995, section 22(3) of which makes it unlawful to discriminate against a disabled person by evicting them, claiming that he had only parted possession with the ...
The Landlord Law Blog - http://landlordlaw.blogspot.com/


 

 
 

Sunday, 16 September 2007

16/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Brixton and Woolwich factory closures will affect London's ...
Media Newswire (press release) - New York,NY,USA
... these displacements in line with the commitment made through the GLA core principles of actively supporting disability equality in London's workforce. ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Glasgow Subway upgraded to comply with disability law
Transport Briefing - London,UK
The latest work includes measures costing around £400000 to improve the Subway's compliance with the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). ...
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Support your Town Hall is plea to Penicuik residents
Midloothian Today - Scotland,UK
The facilities are Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) compliant and include professional PA and mixing facilities, programmable lighting and digital ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability Discrimination
By sandrinewenzel
It was agreed that she was disabled for the purposes of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA). Failure to make a reasonable adjustment The duty to make reasonable adjustments under the DDA arises when a provision, criterion or ...
the sandrine wenzel - http://sandrinewenzel.eblog.com.es

New home for Home
By MarkM
The team of ten had outgrown the previous office in Castle Road in Scarborough and cost considerations of complying with Disability Discrimination Act requirements made the move necessary. The new office is also more spacious, ...
Home - http://www.homegroup.org.uk

Friday, 14 September 2007

14/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

NMC Working With Disability Rights Commission, UK
Medical News Today (press release) - UK
The report Maintaining Standards, Promoting Equality: Professional regulation and disabled people's access to careers in nursing, teaching and social work, ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

ANOTHER £542000 is to be spent upgrading Glasgow's Subway system.
Glasgow Evening Times - Glasgow,Scotland,UK
The work is being carried out to ensure the Subway complies with the Disability Discrimination Act. The regional transport authority, ...
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Have a care
Comet 24 - Herts,UK
... purpose and failed to meet the access requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act. HCC were planning to relocate the provision in Hertford but, ...
See all stories on this topic

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

General Discussion :: RE: Arthritis Sufferer At Work
The staff member should rest assured that the Disability Discrimination Act will protect her against any negative aspects towards her employment. In my experience, schools are generally very good at making reasonable adjustments for ...
Health and Safety for Beginners - http://www.healthandsafetytips.co.uk/forums/

New CSS elements for Internet Explorer 7
... web usability and accessibility consultancy to help make the Internet a better place for everyone. He knows an awful lot about the Disability Discrimination Act and spends much of his time working on the world's most accessible CMS .
CSS - http://css-code.assistProgramming.com

An Outline of Disability Discrimination Rights of Workers
By nadeariz(nadeariz)
The Disabled Persons (Employment) Act 1944 requires the employers with twenty or more employees to employ a quota, approximately 30%, of disabled persons, and the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 section 4 makes it unlawful for an ...
Laws_Tips - http://lawstips.blogspot.com/

Thursday, 13 September 2007

13/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

AMPUTEE IN FIGHT FOR DISABLED ACCESS RAMP
Express & Echo - Exeter,England,UK
Although private clubs were originally exempt from the Disability Discrimination Act, in 2005 the law was amended. Now any clubs which can boast more than ...
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Fenlands of Cambridgeshire lag behind on accessibility for ...
Communitycare.co.uk - Sutton,UK
Despite the Disability Discrimination Act of 1995, some areas of the country still seem stuck in the past. I live in one of them, writes Tracey Auckland ...
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HM PRISON SERVICE v JOHNSON
Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom
5 Disability Discrimination Act 1995 - s. 18b Disability Discrimination Act 1995 - s. 4a Disability Discrimination Act 1995 The appellant Prison Service ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Ten Quick Tests To Check Your Website For Accessibility
By admin
The Disability Discrimination Act says that websites must be made accessible to disabled people. So how can you check that your website is up to par? There are a number of basic tests you can make to address some of the main issues that ...
yop2com Article Directory - http://www.yop2.com

ACCESSIBILITY
Many states in the US have their own disability laws. In Australia, Disability Discrimination Act 1992 has numerous provisions for accessibility. In the UK, the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 has numerous provisions for ...
Life in a wheelchair. - http://blog.360.yahoo.com/blog-_6b1TpI2a6MrKIFStZOZbhz0


 

Wednesday, 12 September 2007

12/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

CIPD calls for new equality bill to include duties to prevent ...
PersonnelToday.com - UK
In its response to the consultation, the CIPD said there was support in the public sector for a single duty to promote race, disability and gender equality. ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Weekly dilemma Obesity in the workplace
PersonnelToday.com - UK
... out of claims for unfair and constructive dismissal - the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA) and/or the Protection from Harassment Act 1997. ...
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Proposed single equality bill must not erode existing protection ...
CareandHealth (press release) - London,UK
There are concerns that instead of strengthening areas that are not presently covered by anti-discrimination legislation, current government proposals may ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

reply
It so happened that at the time when all this parking problem started the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 was amended to include all residential properties as well as public property. This means that from December 4th 2006 landlords, ...
MSS discussions - New Diagnosis... - http://www.mssociety.org.uk/applications/discussion/

Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) & Web Accessibility
By nnyzdp(nnyzdp)
There's been widespread speculation about the new legislation being introduced under the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act), which will ensure that websites are accessible to blind and disabled users. Try to find specific information ...
Hot Porn - http://hot-pornjyzmbdew.blogspot.com/

Tuesday, 11 September 2007

11/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Absence Management: So Much to Learn
TrainingZone.co.uk - Bristol,UK
Employers should already be aware of the Disability Discrimination Act (1995) but it is astonishing how speedily it is being refined. ...
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Review of respite services
Watford Observer - Watford,England,UK
... access requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act. However a plan to relocate services to a purpose-built centre in Hertford, concerned parents. ...
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Monday, 10 September 2007

10/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Farewell From The Disability Rights Commission, UK
Medical News Today (press release) - UK
It will work to promote fairness for everyone and tackle discrimination in relation to gender, gender reassignment, disability, sexual orientation, ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Website Accessibility Important For Disabled Visitors
By rvwam(rvwam)
Disability Discrimination Act The Disability Discrimination Act ascerts that website owners have had a legal duty, since October 1999, to ensure that all services provided via their website are accessible to disabled people. ...
Couple Cam - http://couple-cammlwlcg.blogspot.com/

Employment Law: Time Limits for Bringing Employment Tribunal Claims
By johnny13410(johnny13410)
The complaint of disability discrimination had not been presented within the three-month time limit, pursuant to the para 3 Schedule 3 of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995; and Accordingly, the tribunal did not have jurisdiction to ...
My Blog Carlyle - http://carel77059.blogspot.com/

Sunday, 9 September 2007

09/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

New regulations risk discriminating against thousands
Workplace Law Network (subscription) - Cambridge,UK
... register or work in public sector professions are: in contravention of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA); are unnecessary and confusing; ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability Compliance Specialists

It's DyNNamite explosion
Bucks Free Press - London,UK
A WEBSITE solutions company based in High Wycombe has found itself exploding into international success, thanks to their specialist web design operation, ...
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Saturday, 8 September 2007

08/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

£25000 toilet for church
Bridgwater Mercury - Bridgwater,Somerset,UK
... comply with the Disability Discrimination Act. "It is an important step forward in pursuing our vision to make the church at the heart of our community. ...
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Disabled travellers 'still get a raw deal'
Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom
The UK Disability Discrimination Act of 2005, which states that all businesses must ensure their services are available to the disabled, covers all forms of ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Epilepsy Action
By gareth
Epilepsy is covered by the Disability Discrimination Act. The vast majority of people with epilepsy can take part in the same activities as everyone else, with the help of simple safety measures where appropriate. ...
Primary Resources - http://www.primarystuff.co.uk/blog

Friday, 7 September 2007

07/09/2007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

'ello 'ello - wot's this 'ere then
By micox(micox)
Most importantly, from my point of view as Chair of the Norfolk Constabulary/Police Authority Disability Equality Duty Forum, it was in breach of the Disability Equality Schemes of all three agencies involved (the police, Norfolk County ...
PPlog - http://micoxpplog.blogspot.com/

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Debating Disability
The Voice - UK
Public education and legislation, such as the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and 2005, have been important in bringing disabled people to the forefront. ...
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DVD explains need for websites to be accessible to people with ...
PublicTechnology.net - UK
... steps in this direction are increasingly likely to fall foul of the Disability Discrimination Act and face court action, fines and reputation damage. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

UK: DRC Publishes a New Post-16 Guide to Understanding the ...
By Gary Price
DRC Publishes a New Post-16 Guide to Understanding the Disability Discrimination Act The guide covers colleges, universities and adult education providers across the UK. It explains the legislation and gives good practice examples. ...
Docuticker - http://www.docuticker.com

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Group in warning on 'Shipman Bill'
The Press Association -
"The Disability Discrimination Act provides protection to disabled people wishing to take up a career in health and social care and applies to employers, ...
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Leicester taxi drivers to benefit from new driving course
Easier - Chester,UK
A new NVQ course at Leicester College will help city-based taxi drivers to develop their skills on Disability Discrimination Act, personal safety, ...
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Editorial Comment: Ditch the assumptions
Communitycare.co.uk - Sutton,UK
The new CEHR should make it clear that ten years on from the Disability Discrimination Act its remit extends beyond disabled people as service users - it ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

DRC Publishes a New Post-16 Guide to Understanding the Disability
...

The guide covers colleges, universities and adult education providers across the UK.
JISC Legal News - http://www.jisclegal.ac.uk

DCS Web Alert for: DDA design/access audits

Access 4 U 2
This section addresses all aspects of Access Audits / Assessments for the ... people come under the remit of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA). ...


 

Thursday, 6 September 2007

06/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability access and egress
Workplace Law Network (subscription) - Cambridge,UK
Although the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 (DDA) has been in place for some time and the various stages of introduction have provided for gradual ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Catching up - Disability Discrimination and possession
By contact
LB Lewisham -v- Malcolm & Disability Rights Commission (Intervener) [2007] EWCA Civ 763. A very interesting case on the application of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 to a possession case, well worth reading in full. Of note: ...
Nearly Legal - http://nearlylegal.co.uk/blog

Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) & Web Accessibility
By iyk(iyk)
There's been widespread speculation about the new legislation being introduced under the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act), which will ensure that websites are accessible to blind and disabled users. Try to find specific information ...
Gay Spanking - http://gay-spankingsftxmdshrs.blogspot.com/


 

Wednesday, 5 September 2007

05/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Review of Equalities Legislation fails to measure up, says DRC.
Politics.co.uk - London,UK
A DRC report to be published shortly reveals that the current legal duty to involve disabled people in promoting equality - which will be dropped in the ...
See all stories on this topic

Tuesday, 4 September 2007

04/09/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Pub defies table rules
NW Evening Mail - Barrow-in-Furness,Lake District,UK
"We are reviewing the situation and taking stock of our legal duties under the Highways Act and under the Disability Discrimination Act.
See all stories on this topic

Gambling and the workplace: legal Q&A
PersonnelToday.com - UK
Q Can an addiction to gambling constitute a disability for the purposes of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA)? A Disability for the purposes of ...
See all stories on this topic

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Accessible websites
By webmistress
If you have not made reasonable adjustments, then you may be liable under section 21 of the Disability Discrimination Act, and may have to pay compensation and ordered by a court to change your site. In general, for a website to comply ...
Scoopit - recent 1 day - http://www.scoopit.co.nz

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Disability Guidance
DRC Codes of Practice on the Duty to Promote Disability Equality
... ECU has also produced guidance for HEIs on the disability equality duty, most recently ...

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Overcoming ignorance
Guardian Unlimited - UK
All good stuff, but in these post-Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) days do we still need a festival to "champion our rights" or showcase disabled ...
See all stories on this topic

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Who is protected by the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and ...
By Dave Birdsall(Dave Birdsall)
I am still typing this so it will be updated about every twenty minutes for the next 2 hours Who is protected by the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) 1995 - 2005? WOW! This is big. I mean HUGE big. I mean millions, about 65 million ...
Eclectica. - http://davidbirdsall.vox.com/library/posts/page/1/

Website Accessibility Important For Disabled Visitors
By jxzgew(jxzgew)
Disability Discrimination Act The Disability Discrimination Act ascerts that website owners have had a legal duty, since October 1999, to ensure that all services provided via their website are accessible to disabled people. ...
Timon - http://timonmgoisk.blogspot.com/

Disability Discrimination
By katherinabrantley
It was agreed that she was disabled for the purposes of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA). Failure to make a reasonable adjustment The duty to make reasonable adjustments under the DDA arises when a provision, criterion or ...
the katherina brantley - http://freenewblog.com/katherinabrantley


 

Monday, 3 September 2007

03092007

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability Discrimination Act.
uk.legal: Disability Discrimination Act.
newsgroups.derkeiler.com: uk.legal - http://newsgroups.derkeiler.com/Archive/Uk/uk.legal

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Workplace Law publishes new guidance on fire safety and disability
UKPRwire (press release) - UK
There are around 10 million adults covered by the provisions of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) whose safe evacuation from the workplace rests with ...
See all stories on this topic

Toilet facilities for disabled people: what are the requirements?
Workplace Law Network (subscription) - Cambridge,UK
"The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 requires employers to supply reasonable provision for disabled people, but unfortunately employers don't often know ...
See all stories on this topic

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Salmon Angling : Disabled angling
Fisheries also need to consider providing access to the water fordisabled anglers, especially as the Disability Discrimination Act isnow fully in force. 'Service providers' (which include commercialfisheries and clubs open to all) are ...
Fishing the Leven - www.robbieredball.net/forum/forum

Lost and Gained
By Douglas Silas(Douglas Silas)
The Disability Discrimination Act has already made a significant difference to my life. I cannot comprehend how I would have coped without it. I would tighten up on disability legislation even further to make it even more difficult for ...
Disability News Archive - http://disabilitynewsarchive.blogspot.com/

Mental Health Insurance
By admin
Certainly, if there is a case of unfair discrimination then it is possible to sue under the Disability Discrimination Act but according to Mind, the leading UK charity for mental health, only a small number of cases are taken out under ...
Professional Insurance Blog - http://www.insurancetrue.com