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USDOL Issues Employment Law Update

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) has issued two new resources on employment law issues.  You can read about and access the new resources below.

PEAT Podcast

The Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology posted a new episode of its Future of Work podcast series on "How Customer Experience Starts with Accessibility."  In this episode, Ted Drake, Global Accessibility Leader at Intuit, discusses accessibility's impact on the customer experience.

Listen to "How Customer Experience Starts with Accessibility"

Building a Future That Works

USDOL will host a virtual celebration of the 75th annual National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  "Building a Future that Works" will be held on October 20, 2020, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET.  The event will explore the crucial role of accessible technology in relation to this year's NDEAM theme of "Increasing Access and Opportunity" for people with disabilities, and USDOL's work to ensure that emerging technologies are accessible to all in the workplace.  Features will include insightful dialogues with thought leaders and a video showcase of the latest innovations in communications, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, and more.

Register for "Building a Future that Works"