Additional Materials

The following resources will help you understand your rights as a worker with diabetes and what you can do to make sure that you receive fair treatment.

Your Job & Your Rights (PDF)
Brochure of information on the legal rights of workers with diabetes.
(Also available in Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Vietnamese)

Diabetes Medical Alert Card (PDF)
Contains basic information about diabetes and a tear off card to alert first responders or individuals in your workplace that you have diabetes. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Fact Sheet on Diabetes in the Workplace
The EEOC is the federal agency responsible for enforcing the nation's laws prohibiting employment discrimination. Learn more about your rights as a worker with diabetes.

ADA Employment Position Statement
The Association’s clinical practice recommendation on employment of people with diabetes.

  • Last Reviewed: October 24, 2014
  • Last Edited: October 27, 2014