October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and the 35th anniversary of the Air Carrier Access Act. PVA’s Veterans Career Program specializes in helping Veterans with significant disablities find meaningful employment, and our government relations department advocates tirelessly to make air travel safe and accessible for all. We recently had a chat with Jim Sinocchi, Managing […]
Paralyzed Veterans of America Blog
Nearly 30 years ago, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law on July 26, 1990. The ADA is the nation’s most comprehensive civil rights law addressing the needs of people with disabilities. The law prohibits discrimination in employment, public services, public accommodations, and telecommunications.
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1990. It is the most comprehensive disability rights legislation ever enacted. The ADA prohibits discrimination against a person with a disability in employment, public services, public accommodations, and telecommunications.