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Trying to determine if my employer is actually discriminating or if I've got it wrong... feels like discrimination.

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed this discrimination issue with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

Have spoken to supervisor numerous times (without using the "d" word). Have provided documentation from my doctor. Recently, I spoke to the owner of the company as well. Just getting the runaround.

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

At will... for 20+ years.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I'm sick. It doesn't stop me from working but Dr. has recommended I work from home a couple days a week. My condition causes black outs and excessive time driving exasperates vertigo symptoms. Just trying to find a way to keep working without getting fired.

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There is a claim where employer treats you differently because of condition/disability, fails to accomodate, and/or retaliates for the condition. You normally would pursue a grievance with HR and if needed through a local employment lawyer too.

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Will call HR today and see what happens. Thank you!

very welcome

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