- Disabled workers face redundancy. // Community Care;3/14/2002, Issue 1413, p14
Reports on the extension of the redundancy notices for the disabled workers in Britain facing compulsary redundancy from B Line Industries. Ruling of the Kingston-upon-Hull Council on the case; Information on B Line.
- Employment law. // Accountancy;Mar2007, Vol. 139 Issue 1363, p121
The article reports on developments in the laws regarding employment in Great Britain. Among other events, the case of a plaintiff who brought suit claiming unfair dismissal and disability discrimination is discussed. The article also considers regulations regarding protection of employment and...
- OK to fire if ADA accommodation fails. // Manager's Legal Bulletin;8/15/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p2
The article presents author's views regarding termination of employees with disabilities on the basis of poor performance due to accommodation issues and also mentions Doan v. San Ramon Valley School District court case.
- Ethan Allen set to consolidate plants, eliminate 320 jobs. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;7/6/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 42, p29
The article reports on the announcement of Ethan Allen Global Inc. that it will incorporate operations of two case goods facilities which will result in 320 job cuts. The company plans to consolidate its Andover, Maine sawmill and dimension mill into its Beecher Falls, Vermont operations and its...
- High prices sink Dandf. // Cabinet Maker;11/18/2005, Issue 5465, p8
Reports on the loss of a number of jobs at Yorkshire, England-based furniture manufacturer Dandf. Consideration of the company's high prices as the main reason for the job losses; Attestation of a customer on the quality of Dandf's products; Actions taken by the company in order to recover from...
- Lexington cuts wood workforce. // Furniture/Today;3/7/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p4
Reports that full-line manufacturer and importer Lexington Home Brands Inc. has laid off sixty five workers in Lexington, North Carolina.
- Webb to lay off 151 at case goods plants. // Furniture/Today;5/3/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 34, p4
Reports that Webb Furniture Enterprises will layoff workers at its case goods plants in Galax, Virginia. Comment of its president D.E. Ward Jr. regarding the layoff; Claim that the company has applied for federal Trade Adjustment Assistance to provide additional unemployment benefits and job...
- Bassett cuts 50 jobs; will save $7M-$8M a year. // Furniture/Today;3/23/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p29
The article reports on the plan of Bassett Furniture Industries Inc. to cut down around 50 jobs in Bassett, Virginia. The move is noted to have stemmed from the company's desire to cut costs, as well as save $7 million to $8 million each year. Reflecting on the order volume and retail sales of...
- 'You can't fire me, I'm disabled!' -- fact or fiction? Sonnenberg, Stephen P. // Employee Benefit News;Sep2001, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p17
Deals with the factors that can be used as basis for employers to legally discipline or discharge disabled employees in the United States. General rule in disciplining disabled employees; Technique in disciplining violent employees according to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission;...