Bloomington Disability Lawyers
Disabilities Under Minnesota Law
According to Minnesota and Federal laws, persons with disabilities are protected from being discriminated against in the workplace. An equal opportunity for hiring and advancement opportunities in Bloomington for persons with disabilities is afforded by these laws. Employers must provide disabled persons with reasonable accomodations under these disbility laws so that they are able to execute their jobs.
Minnesota Employment for the Disabled
Discrimination against disabled individuals is illegal under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), whether the employer is the government or a private agency. An employer in Minnesota might not consider someone's disability when they make the decision to hire that person, their job assignments or whether they might advance in their position.
Besides treating them equally, Bloomington employers must also provide disabled workers with any specific equipment required for work, according to reasonable costs. Furthermore, under the Americans with Disabilities Act, employers may not discriminate against people based upon their relation to disabled persons with special needs.
When do I need an Attorney in Bloomington?
Bloomington has various lawyers specializing in employment law and persons with disabilities. Consulting with a lawyer beforehand will help you be prepared in the event of unforseen difficulties.