Irish disability rights suffer legal setback

Overell, Stephen
June 1997
People Management;6/12/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 12, p10
Reports on the ruling of the Supreme Court in Great Britain that sections of the employment equality bill, which would require Irish employers to take action to help disabled people in work, were unconstitutional. Reason that disability proposals failed; Impact of the ruling on members of the Irish Council of People with Disabilities; Purpose of the section of the bill dealing with justified discrimination.


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