Monday, 30 June 2008

30/06/2008

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Comments on Malcolm in the Lords
By Nearly Legal
This latter phrase indicates the problem with the approach taken by the majority, reasoning a posteriori to what the Disability Discrimination Act 'must mean'. In doing so, they do considerable violence to the Act and to settled case ...
Nearly Legal - http://nearlylegal.co.uk/blog

29/06/2008

28/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Untapped economic value of disabled entrepreneurs
Northwest Regional Development Agency (press release) - Warrington,England,UK
The NWDA is currently producing its first Single Equality Scheme, which will prioritise a number of key areas. These include delivering learning and ...
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Harman: Equality essential for Britain age discrimination to be banned
eGov monitor - London,UK
...
disability or gender, which has created a positive culture change. The Bill will replace this with a new streamlined and strengthened equality duty
...
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Kate Jopling: A turning-point in the battle against ageism
Yorkshire Post - Leeds,England,UK
... the public sector equality duty – which currently requires local authorities to promote equality between people of different race, gender and disability
...
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Harman delivers diluted version of equality bill
guardian.co.uk - UK
... on different types of discrimination with a single equality duty covering race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion and belief. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Plans to "declutter" and "strengthen" discrimination law
By Jo Stubbs
A single public-sector equality duty to replace the current duties in relation to race, disability and equality. The new duty will also cover gender reassignment, age, sexual orientation and religion or belief. ...
XpertHR - Employment Intelligence - http://www.xperthr.co.uk/blogs/employment-intelligence/

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Can The Built Environment Be Universally Accessible?
By j.yulianto(e-mading)
Recently in the UK , the presence of Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) has made a lot of improvement on providing access of housing, transport and public space for disabled people (Prideaux, 2006). Undoubtedly, this is because the ...
Majalah Dinding - http://e-mading.blogspot.com/

Friday, 27 June 2008

27/06/2007

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Equality Bill to encourage positive discrimination
Out-Law.com - London,England,UK
A new Equality Duty will require public bodies to tackle discrimination and promote equality through their purchasing functions, ensuring progress in the ...
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Anger over stop and search figures
Ipswich Evening Star - Ipswich,England,UK
"Stop and search has also been included in a new Single Equality Scheme recently launched by the constabulary, which will strive to ensure equality for its ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

£3.2m Laurencekirk station construction deal awarded
Transport Briefing - London,UK
... CCTV and customer information systems along with building Disability Discrimination Act-compliant access ramps and a footbridge to the platforms. ...
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Landmark House of Lords ruling backs landlords
Inside Housing - UK
He successfully argued that he sub-let in his property in June 2004 while suffering from mental illness, and under the Disability Discrimination Act the ...
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Thursday, 26 June 2008

26/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Make life easierfor poor-sighted
The Star - Sheffield,England,UK
J Sprakes is right to ask, "is the Disability Discrimination Act complied with or is it just to talk about?" in his letter about Thorne Moorends Town ...
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Sacked police officer loses payout appeal
Burton Mail - Burton on Trent,England,UK
Miss Hart, who served as a probationary officer in Alfreton from May, 2001, until she was dismissed, had her disability discrimination claims rejected by a ...
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Disabled tenant was not discriminated against
Times Online - UK
The tenant contended that he was disabled under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and that the landlord had unlawfully discriminated against him. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Comparators in Disability Discrimination
By Usefully Employed
Read it in isolation before you read any of the rest of the case. There's something rather wonderful about a law lord feeling he has to state that a dog is not a beneficary of the Disability Discrimination Act.
Usefully Employed - http://blog.usefullyemployed.co.uk

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Talking to your employer about your cancer
By cancerdidimau
Anyone who has cancer is protected by the Disability Discrimination Act, which prevents employers victimising or discriminating against people with a disability. The Act also states that employers are expected to make reasonable ...
Cancer Di Di Mau! - http://cancerdidimau.wordpress.com

Wednesday, 25 June 2008

25/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Police introduce new equality scheme
Wigan Today - Wigan,England,UK
Under the pioneering Single Equalities Scheme (SES), issues of race, age, sexual orientation, gender, disability, faith and belief are a consideration at ...
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Tuesday, 24 June 2008

24/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Diabetic travel cover a 'rip-off'
The Sun - London,UK
He added: "I would even suggest the insurance industry is in danger of falling foul of the Disability Discrimination Act." Find a better deal by comparing ...
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What's the height of 243 double-decker buses? A discrimination
...

Times Online - UK
It is hoped that it will create a culture where discrimination on grounds of age, along with disability, religion or sexual orientation, are all on a par ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Making sure your technology measures up
By admin
This is not just a moral duty, but a legal one, as anyone treating a disabled person less favourably can be prosecuted under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. The good news is that there is lots of support available and ...
Vivid Interactive News - http://www.vividinteractive.co.uk/news

23/06/2008

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Mental Health - When is the UK Legal Profession Going to Get in ...
By Justice for S&B NHS Garden Centre Workers(mandy lifeboats appeal)
Section 49D also enables the Secretary of State to make Regulations imposing on public bodies that in order to ensure the act is complied with, they should publish a Disability Equality Scheme [''DES'']. ...
mandy lifeboats ahoy - http://mandylifeboatsahoy1.blogspot.com/

Monday, 23 June 2008

22/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

B&Q support for Mencap's Learning Disability Week
Derry Today - Derry,Northern Ireland,UK
Only one in ten people with a learning disability is in paid employment despite 65% wanting to work, according to Mencap, the leading learning disability
...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability Discrimination Act Is A Good Tool To Combat The ...
By puneet
The Disability Discrimination Act of 1995 which is also popularly known as DDA was passed to end all the discriminations which the disabled persons may face in their daily life. (...)
Disable or Able - http://www.about-disability.com

re: Advice please - URGENT
That is the last thing you need and I suggest that you have a good look at the Disability Discrimination Act for help and advice. Employers have a statutory responsibility to ensure your working conditions are reasonably adapted to ...
MSS discussions - Primary Progressive MS - http://www.mssociety.org.uk/applications/discussion/

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Equality watchdog checks BBC shows
Times Online - UK
Editorial content has traditionally been exempt from rules on race, gender and disability, but the Equality and Human Rights Commission is to invoke new ...
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21/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Mencap 'aims to get people with learning disabilities into work'
Craegmoor News - UK
The charity has revealed that only ten per cent of people with a learning disability are currently in paid employment, reports the Guardian. ...
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HOW FIRMS CAN CREATE NEW JOBS
Express & Echo - Exeter,England,UK
Under the Disability Discrimination Act, employers have to make reasonable alterations to make it easier for someone with a disability to find and keep a ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Being With An Adult Dyslexic
By Healthy Living
Additionally, it is a good thing that the law has given this issue some attention, since dyslexia is an official disability that can be governed by the Disability Discrimination Act, 1995. As an employer or a colleague of a person with ...
The World Health Guide - http://www.worldmedicalguide.com

Friday, 20 June 2008

20/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Factory woman loses unfair dismissal claim
Sunderland Echo - Sunderland,England,UK
The tribunal report said there was no persuasive evidence that Ms Oliver was a disabled person as classed by the Disability Discrimination Act. Ms Oliver ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Mental Health : Why mental health services need to be de-corporatised.
By Justice for S&B NHS Garden Centre Workers(mandy lifeboats appeal)
... legal action if they feel they have been treated very badly. In fact, the Disability Discrimination Act is intended to prevent public bodies doing this, the problem is it doesnt work because NHS executives like Mr Bell dont want it to.
mandy lifeboats ahoy - http://mandylifeboatsahoy1.blogspot.com/

Thursday, 19 June 2008

19/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Obesity at work: how fat is too fat?
PersonnelToday.com - UK
Crucially though, a person's obesity may be linked to a condition that is a disability for the purposes of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA), ...
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Revamp for police station
Bromsgrove Advertiser - Bromsgrove,UK
The station will be undergoing improvements from July 14 to make it compliant with Disability Discrimination Act requirements. ...
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Sikh schoolgirl takes case to court
ATL Education News - UK
She claims that her daughter suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and is, subsequently, a victim of disability discrimination.
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

All 8 Copeland post offices closure to go ahead
By Chris Whiteside(Chris Whiteside)
In several cases Post Office chiefs are closing branches where both they and the owners recently spent significant sums of money to make the sites compliant with the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). ...
Chris Whiteside's Blog - http://chris4copeland.blogspot.com/

18/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

YUSU fails to deliver on accessibility
Nouse - York,England,UK
The policy document, entitled 'The University of York Students' Union Disability Equality Scheme' was written last year by former Academic and Welfare ...
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Tuesday, 17 June 2008

17/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Public sector IT leaders honoured in Queen's Birthday Honours List ...
PublicTechnology.net - UK
This represents 41% of the total, a record high; 7.3% of the candidates indicated that they were disabled under the Disability Discrimination Act. In the ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

The bizarre problems of our brave new world
By Bookworm
'The invention of the large-size pull-up nappy has made it a lot worse, but the biggest problem is that some parents are increasingly aware that the disability discrimination law, introduced in 2005, means schools can't legally reject ...
Bookworm Room - http://www.bookwormroom.com

Monday, 16 June 2008

16/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

BULLY ALEX GOB TO GO!
Daily Star - London,UK
Steph said: "Mario claimed Alex was in breach of some disability discrimination act. "He said they were clearly bullying him because of his disability. ...
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Friday, 13 June 2008

13/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Big Brother Michael To Use Disability Discrimination Act 1995 To ...
The Spoof (satire) - UK
I am going to speak to a Disability Rights Group once I get out of this house, and will be invoking the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 card in order to ...
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Bridging gap at town station
Stourbridge News - England, UK
He explained the new footbridge made the station compliant with the disability discrimination act and was "absolutely vital" for the area. ...
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Patients have legal rights
Sheffield Telegraph - Sheffield,England,UK
A staggering 61 per cent of respondents to the charity's survey said were aware that the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) offers specific rights to give ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Asthma at work
By Abe
It's also unlawful, since asthma counts as a disability under the Disability Discrimination Act. But people whose asthma is triggered by animals, for example, are unlikely to want to work with them. Similarly, those sensitive to dust ...
Refrigeration-Engineer.com forums - http://www.refrigeration-engineer.com/forums

Local Elections (Warrington) | Commons debates
By TheyWorkForYou.com, mprss.php script(TheyWorkForYou.com, mprss.php script)
I do not know whether those involved believe that the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 does not apply in Warrington, but the Electoral Commission believes that it does. It said:. "It is our view that Returning Officers must not ...
Helen Jones's recent appearances... - http://www.theyworkforyou.com/mp/?pid=10319

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Welsh Minister Calls for Greater Awareness of the Rights Disabled ...
eGov monitor - London,UK
The Single Equality Scheme, which is currently out to consultation, sets out the Assembly Government's clear commitment to promoting diversity and equality. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Delivering Inclusive Websites: Part 2 of 3
By JackP
Oh well, it's still the right thing to do, and you ought to have been doing it for your Disability Equality Duty anyway. It also talks about accessibility statements and describes how these should be focussed on user needs: what, ...
ThePickards - http://www.thepickards.co.uk

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Disability Policy Statement
Ipswich Evening Star - Ipswich,England,UK
The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (the DDA), was introduced with the intention of comprehensively tackling the discrimination which many disabled ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Misconceptions about Web Accessibility
By abbot
The Disability Discrimination Act stipulates that developers must ensure that websites must be accessible to differently abled people. Recent reports emphasized this law and misconceptions have since started circulating around online ...
CSS-FAQ - http://www.css-faq.com

Thursday, 12 June 2008

11/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Day centre closure decision left disabled users 'suicidal'
Aberdeen Press and Journal - Aberdeen,Scotland,UK
The 45-year-old claimed the city council had broken disability equality laws because it had a statutory duty to consult vulnerable groups before making ...
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DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Social care law change in prospect
guardian.co.uk - UK
... "handicapped" and "suffer[ing] from congenital deformity" that were superseded by definitions in the Disability Discrimination Act 1995.
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Swept Under the Carpet…
By terrimodo
I know, with the credit crunch, money is tight, but at least acknowledge our poverty and vulnerability too and not pretend we don't exist - we have enough of that in our daily lives despite the Disability Discrimination Act and the ...
DizzyBlog - http://dizzybility.wordpress.com

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Delivering Inclusive Websites: Part 1 of 3
By JackP
It makes reference to PAS 78 (a publicly available specification aimed at those commissioning sites), and also references the Disability Equality Duty. At this point I'm going to nit-pick. Given that it's taken them more than six months ...
ThePickards - http://www.thepickards.co.uk

Wednesday, 11 June 2008

10/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Alan Johnson to tackle widening health gap
Black Mental Health UK - London,UK
However despite this evidence, GP surgeries and health trusts are breaking the law by not implementing the Disability Discrimination Act. The mental health ...
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MPs: Govt should be harder on abusers of disabled parking
InTheNews.co.uk - London,UK
... the use of disabled bays are fully complying with the Disability Discrimination Act, raising the possibility of future legal battles over the issue. ...
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Pool reopens after £1.2million refurbishment
Aberdeen Press and Journal - Aberdeen,Scotland,UK
Alterations were also made to meet with requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act. The pool will now host swimming lessons for children and adults ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Guide Dog Banned from Freshly-Cleaned Cab
By Disabled Politico
... set off a maelstrom of controversy over guide dogs, disability, and the influence of the Islam religion in the UK. Discriminating against a person using a guide dog is illegal in England under the 1995 Disability Discrimination Act.
Disaboom - http://www.disaboom.com/Blogs/

OCD & Disability
By gaz
Now I'm no legal expert but having done a bit of web-based research (I know, I know…don't worry I've had a lorry load of salt on hand) and it would seem that the Disability Discrimination act does cover OCD (and other Mental Health ...
GAZ@SIMPLYMEGA.COM - http://gaz.simplymega.com

09/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Channel 4 paid race chief Trevor Phillips to deal with fallout of ...
Daily Mail - UK
Before heading the EHRC, Mr Phillips had previously headed the Commission for Racial Equality, which was amalgamated with the Disability Rights Commission ...
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Special Needs
By EricD
Anyone know the legal position (Disability Discrimination Act) if we were to treat some people differently (even to the extent of denying them access !!) Or any insurance & safety issues/ risk assessments ? To some extent the same kind ...
Ceroc Scotland Forum - http://www.cerocscotland.com/forum

Monday, 9 June 2008

08/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Firms warned of accessibility legal threat
DirectNews - London,England,UK
"Design agencies have a responsibility as well because within the Disability and Discrimination Act there is something regarding aiding and abetting ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

New for week ending 6th June
By news
New doors and tarmac slopes have been installed as part of our responsibilities to comply with DDA disability discrimination act. Year 5/6 Silver Awards. Well done all those children who gained the silver award! ...
News - http://news.chorltonparkblogs.net

disability discrimination - Review of West Herts Sports & Social ...
I informed her that her remark was a form of discrimination so basically to all you people out there whom want to hire this venue it has no disabled access the toilets are a joke nor does it even have a lowered bar so diabled people can ...
Wheresbest.co.uk - Recent Reviews - http://www.wheresbest.co.uk/

07/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Two ticks for Central Lancs PCT
Preston Citizen - UK
In line with the requirements of the Department of Health, the PCT has published its race, disability and gender equality schemes and is now working towards ...
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Friday, 6 June 2008

06/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Dyslexia at work: Realising your employees' potential
HRZone.co.uk - Bristol,UK
The Disability Discrimination Act has been introduced to prevent disabled people being treated less fairly than their able-bodied peers, ...
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Travel Insurers Accused of Breaching Disability Act
Only Finance - London,UK
Travel insurers have been accused of contravening the Disability Discrimination Act by unfairly treating 9 million sufferers of medical conditions like ...
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Breast Cancer Care: Charity launches campaign to protect patients ...
Politics.co.uk - London,UK
A staggering 61 per cent of respondents to the charity's survey said they were not aware that the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) offers specific rights ...
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Cancer women 'in the dark'
ic Wales - United Kingdom
Breast Cancer Care said that six out of 10 women with the disease were not aware that the Disability Discrimination Act offers them specific rights. ...
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Harder to do business now .. claim black entrepreneurs with ...
African Echo - London,UK
Step in the right direction - 55% think that the Disability Discrimination Act has helped remove some or a few barriers to starting up a business. ...
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Call to firms over cancer patients
The Press Association -
Women with breast cancer have rights under the Disability Discrimination Act, including not being treated less favourably than other colleagues.
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05/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Firms that foster diversity will deliver better results, report says
guardian.co.uk - UK
Those employers prepared to employ staff on the basis of ability and potential, regardless of age, sex, race, religion, disability or sexual orientation, ...
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Travel insurers discriminate against 15% of UK population says ...
Post Magazine (subscription) - London,UK
He said that providers consistently contravene the Disability Discrimination Act which states 'insurers are required by law to justify their position if ...
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Equality legislation set for 'decluttering'
InTheNews.co.uk - London,UK
"Successive governments have built a framework of equality laws which between them protect people from unfairness and discrimination on grounds of race, ...
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Disability bias law applies to those in detention
Times Online - UK
... to allow an application by the Home Office and Kalyx Ltd to strike out his claim under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 relating to conditions ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Mental Health - when Charities No Longer Deserve Charitable Status ...
By Justice for S&B NHS Garden Centre Workers(mandy lifeboats appeal)
Paul Farmer Director of Mind recently claimed that in spite of this expenditure disability discrimination against people with mental health problems was on the increase, an argument - read blatant lie - he used simply to get more ...
mandy lifeboats ahoy - http://mandylifeboatsahoy1.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, 4 June 2008

04/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Karma Insurance: Travel insurers discriminate against 15% of UK ...
Insurance News Net (press release) - Harrisburg,PA,USA
He believes that providers consistently contravene the Disability Discrimination Act which states insurers are required by law to justify their position if ...
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Bus buggy users have options that the disabled lack
Scotsman - United Kingdom
Ms Clark is evidently unable to comprehend the basic principles of the Disability Discrimination Act and concludes equality for disabled people means being ...
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Decluttering Equality Law
Abeceder - Leeds,England,UK
The Equality Bill will replace the Equal Pay Act 1970, the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, the Race Relations Act 1976, the Disability Discrimination Act 1995, ...
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Tuesday, 3 June 2008

03/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Autumn start for Morpeth Chantry works
Morpeth Herald - Morpeth,England,UK
... has set aside funds for security and electrical jobs, as well as work to ensure the Grade I Listed building is Disability Discrimination Act compliant. ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

Special Leave with pay for Disability related abscences.
By FCB&SB(FCB&SB)
If Special Leave is refused a grievance can be raised highlighting the Decision Makers Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act and Disability Discrimination Act. For Help and Guidance when applying for Special Leave ...
PCS Fylde Central Benefits &... - http://pcs-fylde.blogspot.com/

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Norfolk LINks
By micox(micox)
Do they include mental health services in secondary and primary care; the Disability Equality Duty; childhood autism; learning difficulties/disabilities; HIV; etc? Are links with OSC; Community Cohesion developments with District ...
PPlog - http://micoxpplog.blogspot.com/

Monday, 2 June 2008

02/06/2008

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Down Syndrome Awareness Week
By Elaine, Littlesheep Learning(Elaine, Littlesheep Learning)
We will also be asking our members to find out whether their local authority is paying sufficient attention to the Disability Equality Duty and the Human Rights Act. Every year Awareness Week gives all our wonderful members and ...
Littlesheep Learning - http://littlesheep-learning.blogspot.com/

PDS And Disabled Staff
By FCB&SB(FCB&SB)
The Department has legal obligations to its disabled staff which include adherence to the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA), Disability Equality Duty and specific guidance regarding staff with disabilities. ...
PCS Fylde Central Benefits &... - http://pcs-fylde.blogspot.com/

01/06/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

SNP to inject £6.1m into equality groups
Scotland on Sunday - Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
Projects to assist disability organisations and disabled people will receive £1.4m. Funding for gender equality will go to projects working in areas such as ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Accessibility for Older Users: Part 3 of 3 - Guidelines and ...
By JackP
Public bodies in the UK have a duty (the Disability Equality Duty) to ensure that those with disabilities are involved in the provision of services; why should the elderly not be equally included and given a voice. ...
ThePickards - http://www.thepickards.co.uk

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

The Impact of Regulatory Fitness Requirements on Disabled Social ...
By Sin, C. H., Fong, J.
There is no explicit mention of the Disability Discrimination Act in the regulatory framework. Key stakeholder organisations find fitness requirements unclear and articulated the need for clearer guidance for practice purposes. ...
British Journal of Social Work... - http://bjsw.oxfordjournals.org

31/05/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

How far must the school meet personal care needs?
Teaching Expertise - London,UK
The appeal looked at the interaction between the school's duties under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (the appeal arose from the rejection of a ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

A lasting legacy for disabled Londoners, visitors and tourists alike
By richard
In the last four years the Disability Discrimination Act has created a great deal of change for the 10 million disabled people in the UK. For the first time they have legal protection against discrimination. Our opportunity for 2012 is ...
London Olympics 2012 - http://www.the2012londonolympics.com/forum

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Tell headteacher what you think
Todmorden Today - Todmorden,England,UK
By Staff Copy EQUALITY, diversity and cohesion are issues up for debate at Todmorden High School and the headteacher is calling on the whole community to ...
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31/05/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

How far must the school meet personal care needs?
Teaching Expertise - London,UK
The appeal looked at the interaction between the school's duties under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (the appeal arose from the rejection of a ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

A lasting legacy for disabled Londoners, visitors and tourists alike
By richard
In the last four years the Disability Discrimination Act has created a great deal of change for the 10 million disabled people in the UK. For the first time they have legal protection against discrimination. Our opportunity for 2012 is ...
London Olympics 2012 - http://www.the2012londonolympics.com/forum

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Tell headteacher what you think
Todmorden Today - Todmorden,England,UK
By Staff Copy EQUALITY, diversity and cohesion are issues up for debate at Todmorden High School and the headteacher is calling on the whole community to ...
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31/05/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

How far must the school meet personal care needs?
Teaching Expertise - London,UK
The appeal looked at the interaction between the school's duties under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (the appeal arose from the rejection of a ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

A lasting legacy for disabled Londoners, visitors and tourists alike
By richard
In the last four years the Disability Discrimination Act has created a great deal of change for the 10 million disabled people in the UK. For the first time they have legal protection against discrimination. Our opportunity for 2012 is ...
London Olympics 2012 - http://www.the2012londonolympics.com/forum

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Tell headteacher what you think
Todmorden Today - Todmorden,England,UK
By Staff Copy EQUALITY, diversity and cohesion are issues up for debate at Todmorden High School and the headteacher is calling on the whole community to ...
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31/05/2008

DCS News Alert for: Disability discrimination act

How far must the school meet personal care needs?
Teaching Expertise - London,UK
The appeal looked at the interaction between the school's duties under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (the appeal arose from the rejection of a ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability discrimination act

A lasting legacy for disabled Londoners, visitors and tourists alike
By richard
In the last four years the Disability Discrimination Act has created a great deal of change for the 10 million disabled people in the UK. For the first time they have legal protection against discrimination. Our opportunity for 2012 is ...
London Olympics 2012 - http://www.the2012londonolympics.com/forum

DCS News Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Tell headteacher what you think
Todmorden Today - Todmorden,England,UK
By Staff Copy EQUALITY, diversity and cohesion are issues up for debate at Todmorden High School and the headteacher is calling on the whole community to ...
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