“This kid proved himself and they denied him the opportunity to perform the job because of subjective biases and ignorance.”
As the population ages, the need for deaf and hearing-impaired services is expected to grow, but Michigan may not be prepared.
A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit by a deaf lifeguard who says his rights were violated when Oakland County declined to hire him.
Henry Ford Health System has agreed to pay $70,000 as part of a settlement over a complaint that it failed to provide sign language interpreters in 2004 to a psychiatric patient and his family members.
Career training in health care is now available for the deaf and hard of hearing thanks to the Livonia-based proprietary school MedCerts.
The video from the Deaf Professional Artists Network began getting more attention online after the White Stripes’ website promoted it earlier this month.