Assistive technology in the workplace blog from celebrating disability website

Assistive Technology in the Workplace

In This Blog: Assistive technology consists of systems and equipment; including physical devices and software. They are designed to maintain or increase performance for disabled people. Disabled people in the UK face disproportionately high unemployment rates, with 53% unemployed compared to only 23% of non-disabled people. Looking to leadership positions, the situation is even more stark – a survey of… Continue Reading Assistive Technology in the Workplace

Disclosing a Disability - Why Disabled Employees Don't

Disclosing a Disability – Why Disabled Employees Don’t

In This Blog: There are many reasons why disabled people choose not to disclose a disability. The prevailing reason being fear of discrimination. Here are 7 ways to encourage confidence to disclose Encouraging Discloser – Why It Matters A few reasons would include: Equality Fairness Justice Disabled people deserve to live an autonomous life in society and part of being… Continue Reading Disclosing a Disability – Why Disabled Employees Don’t