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Workplace discrimination and traumatic brain injury: The national EEOC ADA research project


Autor/in:

McMahon, Brian T.; West, Steven L.; Shaw, Linda R. [u. a.]


Herausgeber/in:

k. A.


Quelle:

Work, 2005, Volume 25 (Number 1), Seite 67-75, Amsterdam: IOS Press, ISSN: 1051-9815


Jahr:

2005



Abstract:


Using the Integrated Mission System of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the employment discrimination experience of Americans with traumatic brain injury is documented. Researchers compare and contrast the key dimensions of workplace discrimination involving Americans with traumatic brain injury and persons with other physical, sensory, and neurological impairments. Specifically, the researchers examine demographic characteristics of the charging parties; the industry designation, location, and size of employers against whom complaints are filed; the nature of discrimination (i.e., type of adverse action) alleged to occur; and the outcome or resolution of the investigations.

Findings indicate that persons with traumatic brain injury were more likely to encounter discrimination after obtaining employment as opposed to during the hiring process. They were also more likely to encounter discrimination when they were younger or Caucasian or when employed in the Midwestern or Western United States. Implications are addressed.


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Work
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Referenznummer:

R/ZA3024E


Informationsstand: 27.10.2005

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