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West Virginia State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As citizens we are all afforded certain rights and liberties and these should not be limited or otherwise restricted in any way due to disability. There are specific laws in place to protect those who are physically handicapped or otherwise disabled from receiving any thing less than equal treatment. In ... continue reading

Washington State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As you are probably already aware there are federal civil rights laws in place to ensure equal opportunity for all, including persons with disabilities. Most states have enacted their own laws as well. Washington state disability laws are in place to ensure equal rights and equal treatment for those who ... continue reading

Virginia State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Chances are if you have never had experience with them and you are currently employed you are probably not too familiar with Virginia state disability laws. Most people are aware that there are laws in place to protect their civil rights and disability laws fall under this category. Many people ... continue reading

Vermont State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As citizens we are all afforded certain rights and liberties and these should not be limited or otherwise restricted in any way due to disability. There are specific laws in place to protect those who are physically handicapped or otherwise disabled from receiving any thing less than equal treatment. In ... continue reading

Utah State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Chances are if you have never had experience with them and you are currently employed you are probably not too familiar with Utah state disability laws. Most people are aware that there are laws in place to protect their civil rights and disability laws fall under this category. Many people ... continue reading

Texas State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As you are probably already aware there are federal civil rights laws in place to ensure equal opportunity for all, including persons with disabilities. Most states have enacted their own laws as well. Texas state disability laws are in place to ensure equal rights and equal treatment for those who ... continue reading

Tennessee State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you are employed in the State of Tennessee it is a good idea to familiarize yourself with Tennessee state disability laws. Most people do not think too much about disability, either because they are not disabled or because they believe it will not happen to them. The fact is ... continue reading

South Dakota State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Chances are if you have never had experience with them and you are currently employed you are probably not too familiar with South Dakota state disability laws. Most people are aware that there are laws in place to protect their civil rights and disability laws fall under this category. Many ... continue reading

South Carolina State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As you are probably already aware there are federal civil rights laws in place to ensure equal opportunity for all, including persons with disabilities. Most states have enacted their own laws as well. South Carolina state disability laws are in place to ensure equal rights and equal treatment for those ... continue reading

Rhode Island State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

It is good to know that under Rhode Island state disability laws there is a temporary disability benefits law. There are only a handful of states in the nation that provide temporary disability insurance for its workers. In fact Rhode Island was the first state to enact such a program. ... continue reading

Pennsylvania State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you live in Pennsylvania and are disabled you are probably aware of how complex Pennsylvania state disability laws can be. If you are not disabled it is probably not something that you think about. The chances of you suffering a disabling illness or injury are higher than you may ... continue reading

Oregon State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

The Americans with Disabilities Act gives civil rights protections to individuals with disabilities similar to those provided to individuals on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, and religion. It guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in public accommodations, employment, transportation, State and local government services, and ... continue reading

Oklahoma State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

The term disability is defined as a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of a person’s major life activities. Major life activities are walking, talking, speaking, seeing, hearing, working, learning, thinking, caring for oneself and breathing. Oklahoma state disability laws exist to ... continue reading

Ohio State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

In Ohio, state disability laws are put into place to ensure that equal rights are given and to encourage and enable those who are disabled to be able to participate fully in the social and economic life of the state and to gain employment whenever possible. Employers are prohibited from ... continue reading

North Dakota State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Dealing with a disability can be a confusing and scary time. It is good to know that North Dakota State Disability Laws are in place to protect you and your rights. If you are already disabled you probably know how complex the disability laws can be and the challenges that ... continue reading

North Carolina State Disability Laws

Sunday, December 24th, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As you are probably already aware there are federal civil rights laws in place to ensure equal opportunity for all, including persons with disabilities. Most states have enacted their own laws as well. North Carolina state disability laws are in place to ensure equal rights and equal treatment for those ... continue reading

New York State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Most employers are required by New York state disability laws to provide for payment of temporary disability benefits. This law does not cover Federal, State and City government employees. Temporary disability insurance, or cash sickness benefits as it is sometimes referred to provides workers with partial compensation for loss of ... continue reading

New Mexico State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Chances are if you have never had experience with them and you are currently employed you are probably not too familiar with New Mexico state disability laws. Most people are aware that there are laws in place to protect their civil rights and disability laws fall under this category. Many ... continue reading

New Jersey State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

It is good to know that under New Jersey state disability laws there is a temporary disability benefits law. There are only a handful of states in the nation that provide temporary disability insurance for its workers. Disability insurance is insurance against bodily injury, disablement or death by accident or ... continue reading

New Hampshire State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you are like most people you probably are not too familiar with New Hampshire State Disability Laws. You are probably aware that there are laws in place to protect your civil rights and there are specific laws dealing with disability. These laws can be complex.

While ... continue reading

Nevada State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As citizens we are all afforded certain rights and liberties and these should not be limited or otherwise restricted in any way due to disability. There are specific federal laws in place to protect those who are physically handicapped or otherwise disabled from receiving any thing less than equal opportunity. ... continue reading

Nebraska State Disability Laws

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

While you may not think too much about Nebraska state disability laws it is good to at least have a basic understanding of what they are. Disability laws can be very complex and when you are facing a disability and a loss of income it can be overwhelming. It is ... continue reading

Montana State Disability Laws

Friday, December 22nd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As citizens we are all afforded certain rights and liberties and these should not be limited or otherwise restricted in any way due to disability. There are specific federal laws in place to protect those who are physically handicapped or otherwise disabled from receiving any thing less than equal opportunity. ... continue reading

Missouri State Disability Laws

Friday, December 22nd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

As you are probably already aware there are federal civil rights laws in place to ensure equal opportunity for all, including persons with disabilities. Most states have enacted their own laws as well. Missouri state disability laws are in place to ensure equal rights and equal treatment for those who ... continue reading

Mississippi State Disability Laws

Friday, December 22nd, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Mississippi state disability laws exist to uphold your rights to equal opportunity and are based largely on the federal statutes. The Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA defines a person with a disability as someone who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life ... continue reading

Minnesota State Disability Laws

Thursday, December 21st, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

If you live in Minnesota and are disabled you are probably aware of how complex Minnesota state disability laws can be. If you are not disabled it is probably not something that you think about. The chances of you suffering a disabling illness or injury are higher than you may ... continue reading

Michigan State Disability Laws

Thursday, December 21st, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Michigan state disability laws are in place to ensure that your civil rights are protected. Discrimination against citizens with disabilities in the areas of employment, public accommodation, public service, education, and housing is strictly prohibited. The opportunity to obtain employment, housing, and other real estate and full and ... continue reading

Massachusetts State Disability Laws

Thursday, December 21st, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Unless you are disabled you probably don’t know too much about Massachusetts state disability laws and even if you are disabled you may not be aware of all the laws as disability laws are vast and can be confusing. For those who do not suffer from a disabling condition an ... continue reading

Maryland State Disability Laws

Thursday, December 21st, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Maryland state disability laws are put into place to ensure that equal rights are given and to encourage and enable those who are disabled to be able to participate fully in the social and economic life of the state and to gain employment whenever possible. Employers are prohibited from discriminating ... continue reading

Maine State Disability Laws

Thursday, December 21st, 2006
Posted by Carolyn

Maine state disability laws follow the federal Americans with Disabilities Act though their terms are broader in the definition of disability and qualifications.

The law prevents discrimination of qualified individuals with a disability because of the disability of the individual in regard to job application procedures, the hiring, advancement ... continue reading