Wednesday, 12 May 2010

11/05/2010

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Equality and Diversity Action Plan (Draft) - Human Resources at ...
1.2, To meet the legislative duty 2(3)(c) of the Disability Equality Duty which the Impact Associates review of the University's first DES highlighted as ...
hr2.newport.ac.uk/.../E&D%20action%20plan%20V3.docx

Tuesday, 11 May 2010

10/05/2010

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Scottish Parliamentary Questions « Learning Disability Bulletin
By Lisa Sen
Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (S3W-32727). Jamie Hepburn (Central Scotland) (SNP): To ask the Scottish Executive, further to the answer to question S3W-32004 by Alex Neil MSP on 8 March 2010, whether the Scottish Ministers have ...
Learning Disability Bulletin - http://www.enable.org.uk/blogs/news_blog/

Closing The Gap In Passenger Lift And Platform Lift Design ...
By admin
It is only since the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) was passed, making sure public buildings have access for all, that lifts are also used for the disability impaired. As many of the older and smaller public buildings don't have ...
Architecture Company - http://www.thecompanymarketing.com/architecture/

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

employment law » Blog Archive » Employment Law – Discrimination
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Employment Law – Discrimination – Disability Discrimination – Duty to Make ... pursuant to s.5(4) of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 ("the Act"). ...
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Monday, 10 May 2010

09/05/2010

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Scottish Arts Council - Disability Equality Scheme - Annual Report
As required by the Disability Equality Duty, the Scottish Arts Council produces an Annual Report on progress made during the year (Dec 2008 – Nov 2009) on ...
www.scottisharts.org.uk/1/information/.../1007232.aspx

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Free Essays on Disability Act | 1 through 15
This focuses on the inability of the individual. In contrast, the Disability
Discrimination Act 1995 (Giddens 2006:287) defines "A person has a disability. ...
www.essaydepot.com/documents/disability-act/1

08/05/2010

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

An Outline of Disability Discrimination Rights of Workers
By admin
DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYEMENT AND DISABLED WORKERS' RIGHTS IN THE WORKPLACEThe Disabled Persons (Employment) Act 1944 requires the employers with.
Special Needs Children Information... - http://boscbooks.com/

07/05/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

PwC ex-partner claims discrimination over stress leave
Financial Director
He also claims that the firm failed to make the reasonable adjustments they were required to make under the Disability Discrimination Act in order to ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Former PwC partner claims stress discrimination - People ...
A former partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers has taken the company to an employment tribunal, alleging disability discrimination following his redundancy while on sick leave. ... of a relative for whom the employee is caring." PwC has denied that Tenner was required to retire from the partnership for any reason other than redundancy. The company also denies it failed to make reasonable adjustments or that it has breached the provisions of the Disability Discrimination Act. ...
Employment law from People Management - http://www.peoplemanagement.co.uk/pm/subjects/employment-law/

Friday, 7 May 2010

06/05/2010

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Introducing the Single Equality Bill | Insurance and legal
By Author
1970 Equal Pay Act. Race Relations Act 1976. Sex Discrimination Act 1975. 1995 Disability Discrimination Act. Equality Act 2006. These are in fact just a sample of the various legislation that will be superceded by this bill. ...
Insurance and legal - http://www.bestrxcare.com/

Exclusive: Green Party leader Caroline Lucas answers your ...
By Staff Writer, PinkNews.co.uk
It is totally unacceptable that despite the positive aspects of the Disability Discrimination Act 2005, there is still so much work to be done on disability. It is appalling that accessibility for example is still poor, ...
Pink News - http://www.pinknews.co.uk/

dailygaggle.com: The Battle of Trafalgar Revisited in 20010( Or ...
By Vest
Hardy: "Disability Discrimination Act, sir. We have to provide a barrier-free environment for the differently abled." Nelson: "Differently abled? I've only one arm and one eye and I refuse even to hear mention of the word. ...
dailygaggle.com - http://www.dailygaggle.com/


DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Disability Equality - SMITHDON HIGH SCHOOL INTERIM DISABILITY
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policies and practices meet the legal responsibilities of the Disability
Equality Duty. The recruitment of disabled employees ...
www.smithdon.norfolk.sch.uk/.../Disability%20Equality%20S...


 

Thursday, 6 May 2010

05/05/2010

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

University of Sussex accused of breaching equality law | News From ...
By Joseph Lewis
These proposals directly affect disabled students in a number of ways: HIV is covered by the Disability Equality Duty (DED) so the closure of Unisex directly impacts on disabled students. Student advisers are responsible for the ...
News From Brighton - http://newsfrombrighton.co.uk/

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

Disability Equality Scheme : Equality and Diversity : Work : South ...
work - equality and diversity - disability equality scheme.
www.southstaffshealthcare.nhs.uk/.../disability-equality-schem...

Proposal for a revised Disability Equality Review Group (DERG) 1 ...
Similarly, the Disability Equality Duty (DED) which came into force in December 2006 set out that all public organisations ...
www.eastridingofyorkshire.nhs.uk/.../11%20January%202010...

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Landmark Case Widens Scope of Disability « AP Partnership's Blog
By AP Partnership
Ms Boyle believed that the increased noise levels would have a substantial adverse effect on her health and in October 2001 she began proceedings under the Disability Discrimination Act alleging discrimination on grounds of her ...
AP Partnership's Blog - http://awickes.wordpress.com/

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

04/05/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

PR boss to appeal disability tribunal ruling
BBC News
A mentally ill PR manager who was sacked by VisitScotland has vowed to appeal after losing his disability discrimination case. Richard Saville-Smith took ...
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DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

03/05/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

PR boss to appeal disability tribunal ruling
BBC News
A mentally ill PR manager who was sacked by VisitScotland has vowed to appeal after losing his disability discrimination case. Richard Saville-Smith took ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

When Ignorance Is Bliss | The Court Appeals Insider
By appeal_admin
The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 imposes a general duty on employers to make reasonable adjustments so that disabled employees are not placed at a substantial disadvantage compared to non-disabled employees. ...
The Court Appeals Insider - http://site-press.com/appeals-insider/

02/05/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

PR boss to appeal disability tribunal ruling
BBC News
A mentally ill PR manager who was sacked by VisitScotland has vowed to appeal after losing his disability discrimination case. Richard Saville-Smith took ...
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DCS Web Alert for: Disability Equality Duty

DISABILITY EQUALITY SCHEME
"The Duty to Promote Disability Equality" - Disability Rights Commission .....
Disability Equality Duty. Awareness training where necessary. Ongoing ...
www.bsuh.nhs.uk/work-and-learn/equality-and-diversity/?...

DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Stewart Stevenson - Working for You: SNP Govt Urge Reversal Of ...
By Stewart Stevenson
Disabled access to the rail network is a matter reserved to Westminster, as it sits within equalities legislation such as the Disability Discrimination Act. The Access for All Small Schemes Fund improves access to the network for ...
Stewart Stevenson - Working for You - http://stewartstevenson.blogspot.com/

01/05/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

PR boss to appeal disability tribunal ruling
BBC News
A mentally ill PR manager who was sacked by VisitScotland has vowed to appeal after losing his disability discrimination case. Richard Saville-Smith took ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Homecoming Scotland PR chief loses discrimination claim ...
By Guest Writer
Mr Saville Smith, 48, had lodged his claim under the Disability Discrimination Act. In a majority judgment, a tribunal sitting in Edinburgh has rejected his claim because his employer, VisitScotland, had not breached the act. ...
Caledonian Mercury: Scottish... - http://caledonianmercury.com/

Terms of Disability Discrimination Act redefined - Workplace Law ...
The House of Lords has redefined the terms of the Disability Discrimination Act as a result of a decade-long employment case, it has been reported. Previously the law stated that an employer only had to make reasonable adjustments if ...
Workplace Law Network - Member content - http://www.workplacelaw.net/

DCS Web Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Schools disability discrimination? - Yahoo! Answers
there is a disability discrimination act, which you can google to find out more information on the head should be made aware of this fact, and as this was a ...
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Disability Discrimination Act - Refused access to DWP building! in ...
I am currently using a wheelchair, as my mobility is very limited at the ... unbelievable you could not make that up, crazy, i wish you luck ... I know many people ...
www.theanswerbank.co.uk/Law/Question889924.html



 

30/04/2010

DCS News Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Tourist body is slated for role in sacking
The Herald
Mr Saville-Smith, who needed psychiatric treatment after just a few weeks in the role, lodged a claim under the Disability Discrimination Act and despite ...
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DCS Blogs Alert for: Disability Discrimination Act

Shops and Services Still Failing Customers with Disability
On Tuesday 6 April the new Equality Act, which the charity supports, was passed through parliament. It replaces the current Disability Discrimination Act and provides an opportunity to make key improvements to the way in which the law ...
Disabled World - http://www.disabled-world.com/

Save the University Combination Room: Professor C F Forsyth's Remarks
By Save the University Combination Room
It is true, of course, that it is the University's obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 that led the Old Schools to decide to build the lift. But the Disability Discrimination Act does not require the University to ...
Save the University Combination Room - http://savethecombinationroom.blogspot.com/

Disability Act Hotels | DreamWiseTravels.com
By admin
according to the UK Disability Discrimination Act, a highly-successful international hotel chain would be legally required to install new toilets that are wheelchair accessible, while a family-run restaurant with a small budget may not ...
DreamWiseTravels.com - http://www.dreamwisetravels.com/