Hearing loss is very common in the workplace, yet our 2016 Working for Change survey found that 60% of business leaders feel that there isn’t enough advice available to help them support employees who are deaf or have hearing loss. That’s something we’d like to change.
By knowing what you can do to support your employees who are deaf or have hearing loss, you can help them to reach their potential. Not only does this make good business sense, you’ll also be fulfilling your obligations under the Equality Act 2010.
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We have specialist employment services across the UK including, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland; which work with employers and training providers to ensure their recruitment processes are fully accessible for deaf or hard of hearing people.
Our Working for Change report makes recommendations to government, employers and people with hearing loss aimed at changing attitudes to hearing loss in the workplace.
Do you have an employee who is deaf or has a hearing loss? You will need to make reasonable adjustments to ensure you are compliant with the Equality Act 2010 to support your employee. We can help, through our workplace assessments.