Accommodation and Compliance: Employees who are Aging
Stress can exacerbate the symptoms of individuals with a variety impairments. For this reason, employers may need to look for ways to reduce stress and/or remove stressors in the work environment.
A variety of impairments may affect an employee’s ability to concentrate. Decreased concentration can be caused by auditory distractions (that can be heard) and/or visual distractions (that can be seen).
Decreased stamina, or fatigue, refers to one’s inability to exert oneself over a prolonged period of time, or across a certain amount of repeated activity. Decreased stamina, or fatigue, can be caused by a variety of conditions and limitations. Accommodations...
Individuals may have difficulty balancing due to a variety of conditions. See below for some ideas to help you find a solution when someone has limitations in balance.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
Office of Disability Employment Policy
The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Labor. ODEP provides national leadership to increase employment opportunities for adults and youth with disabilities while striving to eliminate barriers to employment.
Job Accommodation Network
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is a free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the employability of people with disabilities.