A $1,600,000 ADA Title I Power Shortage at Georgia Power

Return to Blog Page Three years ago I coached a physical therapist through her effort to convince Georgia Power to change its ways. This week’s $1,600,000 settlement of a basket of employment disability charges against the company confirms the cold shoulder that my...

Physician-Vendor Ignorance of the ADA Title I Leads to Another Federal Lawsuit

Return to Blog Page Oilfield Instrumentation, USA, Inc., an oilfield services company operating in at least 6 states, is another in a long line of employers ill-served by a medical examination vendor’s lack of fidelity to Title I of the Americans with Disabilities...

Shining a Light on Fit-for-Duty

Return to Blog Page Fitness-for-Duty Vendor Entangles Cummins Power in Title 1 and GINA Trap Here is another cautionary tale for employers who hire outside medical professionals to administer ADA Title 1 employment tests. Although occupational therapists, physical...

Review of ADAAA Actions Shaping 2016

Return to Blog Page   The line-up for our 2016 Reasonable Accommodation webinar series on the Americans with Disabilities Act has been set. Up first is a look back at the year 2015 federal lawsuits and EEOC settlements that shape how we will practice under the amended...