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Ms. ,I have two issues .One equal work ,equal pay ,second

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Hello Ms. Wilson,I have two issues .One equal work ,equal pay ,second weigh limit on job description.
JA: Got it. The Employment Lawyer will know how to help you. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?
Customer: Not as of yet just want to know is there any legality in claims
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.
Customer: Myself and coworker s job descriptions were changed we do the exact same jobs nothing different but got a 5,000 dollar raise. My weigh limit on new job description has a20 max on lifting .I am being told to lift upwards of 50 to 60 pounds reguraly
JA: Is there anything else the Employment Lawyer should be aware of?
Customer: at this time no but I am sure there is more
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Patrick, Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome.

Do you have a weight limitation because of a disability of some kind for which you have provided your employer with medical documentation? Also, what reason do you suspect for why your employer gave your co-worker a raise but not you?