Discrimination is illegal. The Allegheny County Human Relations Commission works to ensure that all persons are afforded equal opportunities for employment, housing & public accommodation. If you believe you've been discriminated against, file a complaint at www.alleghenycounty.us/HRC
A nurse’s request to use a cane while working in a hospital’s behavioral health unit is not a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act, a federal district court in Florida has ruled. United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. St. Joseph’s Hospital, Inc., No. 8:13-cv-2723-T-30TGW (M.D. Fl. Feb. 18, 2015).