20. Dyslexia: An Employment Lawyer Speaks

  1. Diana Bartlett,
  2. Sylvia Moody and
  3. Katherine Kindersley

Published Online: 16 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470669341.ch20

Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition

Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition

How to Cite

Bartlett, D., Moody, S. and Kindersley, K. (2010) Dyslexia: An Employment Lawyer Speaks, in Dyslexia in the Workplace: An Introductory Guide, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470669341.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683750

Online ISBN: 9780470669341

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Keywords:

  • judging dyslexia - dyslexia, an employment lawyer speaks;
  • disability discrimination act - its application to dyslexia;
  • guidelines for justice professionals - on reasonable adjustments during legal process;
  • Disability Discrimination Act (DDA), affording employees - with disability as dyslexia;
  • psychometric test and what it tells us;
  • EU equal treatment directive;
  • tests to training programmes - for dyslexic employees;
  • employer, obligation to pay for specialist IT or skills training - tackling difficulties once they are identified;
  • workplace training, particularly if Access to Work might pay for it;
  • claimant and respondent - accepting expert' recommendations for reasonable adjustments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Further Reading