A Physician, an Ergonomist, and a Functional Capacity Evaluator Walk Into a Juice Bar

Return to Blog Page I often feel like a tour guide as I walk my daily journey of answering questions about the roles of various professionals involved in return to work decisions under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act. A week or so ago I received an...

Changing or Removing An In-Place Accommodation

Return to Blog Page   An employer has the right to change work methods, production targets, and qualification standards as business necessity dictates. As the number of qualified individuals who have an in-place reasonable accommodation grows, those of us who manage...

Nobody In My Department Works With Limitations

Return to Blog Page   Albert E. Gucker was a 30 year veteran at U.S. Steel’s Irvin Works Tractor Shop. During 8 of those years he had a 30-pound lifting restriction imposed by company physicians. The presence of the restriction meant one of two things: his job did not...
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