Oro Valley Disability Lawyers
Disabilities Under Arizona Law
Both Arizona and Federal law give individuals with disabilities protection against discrimination in the workplace. Such laws provide equal opportunities for persons in Oro Valley with disabilities to obtain employment and advance in their profession of choice. Employers must provide disabled persons with reasonable accomodations under these disbility laws so that they are able to perform their jobs.
Arizona Employment for the Disabled
Both government and private employers are prohibited from discriminating against the disabled according to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). An employer in Arizona may not consider someone's disability when they make the decision to hire that person, their job assignments or whether they may advance in their position.
Employers in Oro Valley must also provide any special equipment that the disabled person may require for performing duites, so long costs are reasonable. This is in addition to providing fair treatment. In addition,discriminating against a person because of their relation to a disabled individual is prohibited by this act.
When do I need an Attorney in Oro Valley?
Most attorneys in Oro Valley have specialized in disabilities laws in the employment sector. It can be helpful to consult with a lawyer who may be able to help guide you should difficulties come up.