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Voc Rehab will help employers with grants to make modifications to the disabled persons work area so that they can continue to work. Or Voc Rehab can show the employer a possible other job the employee might be able to do when the employee is able to return. Voc Rehab might be able to help on several different avenues.
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Many times, workers suffer injuries that preclude them from driving. This is especially a difficult situation in areas where public transportation is lacking.
Uber and Lyft, as well as standard taxis, are available, but expensive. "If" government agencies can... more »
Financial incentives, in combination with employer education, can go a long way to convincing employers of the value of facilitating return to work for workers who may not be able to return to their former productivity, or who require accommodations that may cost more than the employer wishes to pay.
A wide range of federal, state, and local agencies and policymakers have a clear interest in RTW, which, from their perspective, is of overall benefit to society. Providing subsidies and incentives to employers can be a cost-effective way to ensure that skilled and trained workers remain in the workforce or return to work as soon as possible.