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Starbucks employee wins disability discrimination case

This week, Meseret Kumulchew, a Starbucks employee with dyslexia, won a disability discrimination case against her employer when she was accused of falsifying documents. A tribunal found she had been discriminated against after making mistakes due to her dyslexia, which … Continue reading

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iansyst are exhibiting at The Occupational Therapy Show 2015

iansyst are exhibiting at The Occupational Therapy Show on Wednesday 25th November and Thursday 26th November at the Birmingham NEC. The OT Show is the UKs largest dedicated CPD education and trade event specifically for Occupational Therapists (OTs). It is … Continue reading

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Nuance Dragon Medical Practice Edition now available from iansyst’s Access to Work Team

We are excited to announce that Nuance Dragon Medical Practice Edition is now available to purchase from iansyst through the Access to Work framework.   Access to Work is a financial grant that can pay for practical support if you … Continue reading

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Access to Work scheme expanding to include support for traineeships

Access to Work, the government scheme providing funding towards the extra costs disabled people face in work, is being expanded to include support for traineeships.  The extra support is designed to give disabled people more help to gain the skills … Continue reading

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Assistive technology improves effectiveness in the workplace according to survey

A survey of workers and employers by the British Assistive Technology Association (BATA) has found that three quarters of employees who use assistive technology (AT) say it has improved their effectiveness at work, although employers could do more to promote … Continue reading

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