E-Alert Item: Labor Department Unveils New Website For Disability Awareness

The U.S. Department of Labor has launched http://www.disabilityinfo.gov/, a new online resource to promote disability awareness. The site is a collaborative effort across multiple federal agencies and includes information on employment, health care and other topics. It contains a resource section for employers, with guidance on legal responsibilities regarding disabled employees and applicants and links to resources on topics ranging from tax credits to assistance with accommodations.