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Autism in the Workplace

By Booth, Janine

Summary

This online guide discusses employment issues in autism from the perspective of a labour union. It describes how people on the autism spectrum, as well as their caregivers, can face additional difficulties from employers, and it discusses what unions can do to support members on the autism spectrum.

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is a federation of labour unions in England and Wales, which aims to "raise the quality of working life and promote equality for all." [Website]

For full text or more information

Visit www.tuc.org.uk/sites/default/files/Autism.pdf

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Trades Union Congress
United Kingdom
2014

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