Posts Tagged 'Disabled'

Accommodating Disabled Veterans on the Job


As we celebrate Veterans Day on November 11th, let’s remember the many veterans that are currently unemployed. These are great men and women who have defended our country and have returned home, some with a life changing impairment.  Statistics show that individuals with disabilities are the largest minority group, and it’s the only minority group that anyone can join after a life changing event.  In August 2009, about 2.8 million veterans, or 13 percent of the total, reported having a service-connected disability.  Below are two areas of disability that can impact the lives of our veterans.    Continue reading ‘Accommodating Disabled Veterans on the Job’