IFNC Daily 5: August 14

14 Aug 2017

News and notes on disability-related info from around the internet.


The Social Security Administration (SSA) can expedite claims for some conditions through “Compassionate Allowances.” 😇

Amputee uses humor and openness on her Tinder bio to challenge the stigma of dating with a disability. 😍

Consumers in Iowa and Wisconsin can enroll in SafetyNet, a type of insurance that will pay a lump sum of cash after a job loss or disability. 💵

Poorly designed restrooms can be dehumanizing for some with physical challenges. 🚽

UPS has paid $2 million to settle a disability discrimination suit with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). ⚖️


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