Suit Says Safeco Field in Washington Discriminates Against Wheelchair Users

Article 0 Comments Wheelchair users attending Seattle Mariners baseball games at Safeco Field get a “second-class” experience, a nonprofit disability-rights law firm says, and has filed a discrimination lawsuit. The Seattle Times reported that Washington Civil and Disability Advocate filed the lawsuit earlier this week against the team and the […]

EEOC Sues Colorado Trucking Company for Discrimination

Article 0 Comments Federal regulators sued the Greeley, Colo.-based trucking firm JBS Carriers, alleging it violated federal law by using pre-employment screening to reject job applicants on the basis of disability. JBS Carriers spokeswoman Misty Barnes tells The Tribune in Greeley it disputes the allegations made by the U.S. Equal […]

EEOC Sues California Hospitality Company for Asthma Disability Discrimination

Article 0 Comments A large Southern California hospitality company is being sued by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for allegedly violating federal law by denying a reasonable accommodation to an employee with asthma. The EEOC filed the charges in the lawsuit against Merritt Hospitality, LLC and HEI Hotels and […]