As an Arkansas employer, you belong to a group of innovators who recognize that finding and keeping trained talent is good business. In fact, US News and World Report named Arkansas “The Best State for Disability Employment.”....
Business and Industry are vital partners in what our agency does. There are many opportunities for businesses to be involved in our agency and there are many ways our agency can help Arkansas businesses. If you want to be involved or are needing assistance, please look at the topics below for more information.
I need assistance accommodating an employee with a disability.
Stay at Work/Return to Work (SAW/RTW) staff are available to assist employers by identifying accommodations that work. These “accommodation specialists” focus on what an employee can do or is capable of doing with the right accommodation. By working hand-in –hand with the employer and employee, new or different ways of successfully performing work tasks can be identified either by adjusting how specific tasks are performed or introducing the use of different technologies or equipment to assist in task completion.
See information below on the 3rd Annual Business Engagement Summit to Focus on Disability Inclusion in the Workplace