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Disabled Employees

Office Space Remodeling Keeping A Disabled Person In Mind

Suitable Accommodations

Changes to the design of your workplace space or job duties may be required to give the disabled a chance to apply for a vacancy, meet the job essentials, and have an equal opportunity to enjoy the same perks as those employees who have no disability.  How to build an add-on to your workplace with disabled people in mind?

How to build an add-on to your workplace with disabled people in mind?
Space accommodations:

  • modify air conditioning to keep add-on space cool, sizing an air conditioner correctly
  • space plan that a wheelchair can easily move in
  • purchasing suitable desks and/or chairs
  • installing ramps to enhance accessibility
  • wider door openings
  • bathroom updates
  • lower light switches
  • lower door knobs

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