Disability Industry News

Companies Make Employment Inclusive For Differently-Abled

At a time when the government is working to build a disabled-friendly environment, leading brands here are following suit by making employment more inclusive.

Individuals with hearing and speech impairment can now be seen taking orders and manning billing counters at different outlets of brands like KFC and Sagar Ratna, among others.

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They communicate with customers and execute their jobs efficiently with the use of placards that have necessary questions written on them.

Besides offering jobs, the employers are also creating “tailor-made” working environments that are conducive to the needs of the differently-abled.

The Saket outlet of Sagar Ratna here conducts an exclusive 15-day “familiarising drive” for the differently-abled after hiring them, during which they are provided with a set of roles to choose from.

Read more – NDTV