WebEx Forum Series on Workplace Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities presented by Employment and Social Development Canada in collaboration with Canadian Business SenseAbility
There are two upcoming WebEx Forums on Workplace Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities. For more details, please see the attached document below.
WebEx Forum 1 [Thursday, February 18, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (ET)]
Topic: Best practices in accommodating employees in the workplace
This forum session provides an opportunity for participants to share knowledge and gain useful insights on such issues as: resources that employers are using to appropriately accommodate persons with disabilities, and strategies and approaches, including return-to-work practices, in workplace accommodation, and the inclusion of persons with disabilities.
WebEx Forum 2 [Thursday, February 25, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (ET)]
Topic: Accommodating employees in the workplace is expensive: Myth or reality?
This forum session provides an opportunity for participants to share knowledge and gain useful insights on such issues as: the cost of current technological advances in accommodations, direct and indirect workplace accommodation costs, and myths and realities about the costs of workplace accommodation. The goal is to present a more realistic picture of this issue and identify areas where more work should be done.
Register for the first session by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, February 5, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. (ET) and for the second session no later than Friday, February 12, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. (ET).
Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please state clearly for which session(s) you are registering. You will then receive an official invitation with the information to join the meeting on WebEx.