Click on the links below to find information, including opinions and pleadings, in the following cases which addressed issues of reasonable accommodation under federal law.
Boice v. Southeastern Pa. Transp. Authority
Plaintiff was denied a change to the day shift and a parking space close to his job site as accommodations for his diabetes; court rejected argument that he had failed to properly request these accommodations.
Davis v. Ozarks Electric Cooperative
Plaintiff was fired after requesting to be relieved of “on call” overtime work; court held that defendant failed to prove the overtime work was an essential job function.
Dybvik v. Potter
The EEOC found that the U.S. Postal Service failed to accommodate an employee’s need to take breaks to care for his diabetes.
Kaufman v. Western Sugar
Plaintiff worked a rotating shift and requested that he be transferred to a day shift position in order to better control his diabetes.
United States v. Mississippi Department of Public Safety
The Department of Justice settled a case involving an individual with insulin-treated diabetes who was denied accommodations by a police training program and later dismissed from the program.
Check out our FREE program for tips on living with type 2.
Help us raise $1 million for diabetes research and other essential programs.
New tools for meal preparation made easy!
Bee Well for Life gives fitness tips and helps Stop Diabetes!
Great recipes tap the salad bar, deli, and freezer case to get food on the table.
Learn to make delicious vegetarian dishes with this easy-to-follow cookbook.
Celebrate the holidays with Diabetes Forecast! Best deal–order today!
Food is an important part of the African American culture. See our recipes.
Stay on track with our holiday meal planning tips. Recipes everyone will enjoy!
Was your child recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes? Order this free kit.
This personal tracking program is key to diabetes management.
Watch our Stop Diabetes PSA and share with your friends and family.
Recipes for Healthy Living, a holiday survival guide & more!
Get helpful tips for stress-free traveling with diabetes.
Check out our parent mentor volunteer program full of parents just like you!