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New Accessibility Standards for Ontario Employers Take Effect January 1, 2012

By Charlie Voelker, Esq. SkillSoft Legal Compliance Solution

The government of Ontario estimates that one in seven people in the province has a disability.  In 2005, the Ontario Legislative Assembly passed the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”) with the goal of achieving better accessibility for all individuals with disabilities by 2025. Read more