COVID-19 | Fifth of disabled staff had WFH requests denied

Fifth of disabled staff had WFH requests denied

Recent research has identified that disabled staff are not receiving enough support during the crisis, as data found that 22% were put in an ‘impossible position’ of having to choose between keeping their job or staying safe.

According to disability charity Scope, one in five disabled employees had their request to work from home, be furloughed or redeployed during the pandemic rejected, reported the BBC.

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