NYSDA Publications

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.

JAN: Role Play Training Videos and Accompanying Presentations

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) has a series of role play training videos and presentation slide decks depicting situations that are frequently experienced in the workplace.  These videos include scenarios in multiple industries with people of varying disabilities during all phases of the employee’s life cycle.  Each scenario culminates in a solution to the accommodation situation highlighted.  Videos showing the accommodations and solutions are accompanied by a slide presentation providing learning points from the video.

Watch the Training Videos and Access Resources

PEAT Podcast: A Discussion on Intersectional Identities at Work 

This episode of the Future of Work Podcast features the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology (PEAT) Co-director, Bill Curtis-Davidson, and Chris Wood, who is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of LGBT Tech and Chair of the FCC Communications Equity and Diversity Council.  Bill and Chris discuss the importance of digital equity, share tips for LGBTQ+ leaders in the workplace, and more.

Listen to the Future of Work Podcast