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What Accommodations Does the ADA Require for Animals in the Workplace?

Service animals can help people who have disabilities carry out their daily activities. Specifically, dogs can be trained to perform many tasks to support people such as providing balance for a person who has difficulty walking, picking up items for a person who is unable to do so, or preventing someone with a mental impairment from wandering away and becoming lost. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed in 1990 and since then has been an effective tool in prohibiting discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of daily life.  The ADA protects people while they are at Read more