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Going back to work in future

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gerrard
gerrard Community member Posts: 6 Listener
edited February 2023 in Work and employment
If I go back to work looks like I will be in wheelchair do my works company have to provide a disabled toilet 

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  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,983 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hey @gerrard. Welcome to Scope's forum. It is great to see you have joined us. How are you at the moment? 

    My understanding is that your employer will have to provide 'reasonable adjustments' under the Equality Act (2010).

    However, in terms of whether or not they will have to provide a disabled toilet, this depends on a couple of things including:

    • Is it a reasonable adjustment for your employer to provide a disabled toilet? 
    • Could you access toilet facilities that are already available without detriment?
    I hope this makes sense. Please don't hesitate to let us know if we can further support you with this or if you would like to discuss this further with us  :)
    Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of education, special educational needs and disabilities and EHCP's. Pronouns: She/her. 

    Please note: if I use the online community outside of its hours of administration, I am doing so in a personal capacity only.
  • durhamjaide2001
    durhamjaide2001 Community Co-Production Group, Scope Member Posts: 11,128 Disability Gamechanger
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    Good luck I hope it's a pleasant experience for you. 
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @gerrard

    I can see L has already answered your query, I just wanted to comment and ask how you are feeling going back to work?
    Hannah - She / Her

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