EEOC Hammers Trucking Co. For Rejecting Disabled Drivers

Law360, New York (March 1, 2012, 3:55 PM EST) -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission lodged a suit against Celadon Trucking Services Inc. in Indiana federal court Wednesday, alleging the trucking company’s hiring policies discriminate against job applicants with disabilities. 

In a complaint filed in Indiana federal court, the EEOC claims on behalf of disabled applicants that Celadon, in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act, has policies in place that reject disabled drivers, despite their ability to do the job.

“The effect of the policy ... has been to deprive a class of truck...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.