Corvallis Disability Lawyers
Disabilities Under Oregon Law
Oregon and Federal laws both protect persons with disabilities from discrimination in the workplace. Disability laws afford disabled persons in Corvallis an equal opportunity to be hired and advance in their chosen professions. Disability laws also require employers to include reasonable accomodations in order that disabled people may properly perform their job.
Oregon 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 citizen. When making decisions regarding hiring, job assignment, or promotions, employers in Oregon cannot consider a person's disability.
Employers in Corvallis 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. The act also prohibits discrimination against someone based on their relation to a person with a disability that poses special needs.
When do I need an Attorney in Corvallis?
Oregon has numerous employment law attorneys in Corvallis who specialize in assisting persons with claims related to disabilities It can be helpful to consult with a lawyer who may be able to help guide you should difficulties come up.
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Life in CorvallisCorvallis is a city of about 54,460 people. It is located in the central west region of Oregon, specifically in Benton County. Why Corvallis is well-known is because it is the home of Oregon State University.
Popular attractions include Benton County Courthouse, Peavy Arboretum, Corvallis Arts Center, Alan Berg Park, BMX Track, Corl House, Chip Ross Park, Franklin Square Park, and Riverfront Commemorative Park.
The city is home to many law firms and law offices that train excellent attorneys to handle any and every legal need. Therefore residents and local businesses have no issues finding legal guidance.
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