ADA Essentials: A Practical Approach for Employers

  • 11h 50m
  • J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
  • J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
  • 2014

Reviews Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guidelines and provides plain-English explanations to help you stay in compliance

Covers changes under the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) that took effect January 1, 2009

Explains ADA accessibility guidelines related to hiring, training, and compensation

Gives valuable answers and guidance on topics including the following:

  • What is the ADA?
  • What is a Disability?
  • What it means to be "regarded" as disabled
  • Providing Accommodations
  • Legal Issues
  • Setting up a Compliance Program
  • Job Descriptions and Interviewing
  • Court Cases
  • Relationship of the ADA to other laws
  • And much more

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Definition of a Disability
  • Reasonable Accommodations
  • Hiring Issues
  • Employment Issues
  • Training
  • Enforcement
  • Reference