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Disabled people and employment

Catherine Grimshaw

Disabled people and employment

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by Catherine Grimshaw

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Published by University of Salford in Salford .
Written in English


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Modular Msc dissertation.

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Open LibraryOL19961137M

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The Kessler Foundation National Employment and Disability Survey, the first nationally validated survey of its kind, continues to yield important information from data submitted by more than 3, people with disabilities. According to this survey, 69% of people with disabilities .   The most common occupation for people with a disability is janitors and building cleaners, where about , workers with disabilities find employment. They make up 11 percent of workers in this occupation. Other large occupations for workers with disabilities .

ing and expertise to unlock the vast potential of people with disabilities. Governments throughout the world can no longer overlook the hundreds of millions of people with disabilities who are denied access to health, rehabilitation, support, education and employment. Employment for disabled people is often limited by opportunity and people's attitudes rather than disability. Although one in five working age people in New Zealand have some form of disability, most have little or no barrier to working in some kind of paid employment .


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