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Includes information about the legal rules under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 making it unlawful for an employer to treat an employee less favourably because of a disability which is a mental or physical impairment which has a substantial adverse effect.

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Disability discrimination

What to do if you feel you have been treated unfairly because you have a mental or physical impairment. Your rights under the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. Includes rights at work, and in society generally.

8 Rights for disabled people

You don't have to put up with discrimination or harassment because you have a disability. There are laws to stop this happening. Explains your rights, and what to do if you are discriminated against.
Provided by CLS Direct
7 Using your rights - disability discrimination

Explains disabled peopleÂ’s rights at work. The Disability Discrimination Act covers most disabled employees. You are also protected when you apply for a job and after you have left a job.
Provided by Disability Rights Commission
6 Disability discrimination

Information about taking action on disability discrimination in employment, access to goods and services, education, public transport. Gives organisations that can help.
Provided by Adviceguide from Citizens Advice
2 The Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) - your rights

If you have an impairment or a long-term health condition that has an impact on your day-to-day life you are likely to have rights under the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). Explains the legal definition of disability and what the law means by disability discrimination.
Provided by Disability Rights Commission
1 Disability discrimination

Your rights at work, and what to do if you are being harassed or victimised at work because of your disability.
Provided by Coventry Law Centre

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