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ODEP and LEAD Centers Latest Report Highlights Employee Retention and Return-to-Work Best Practices
December 18, 2014
Source: LEAD Center
The U.S. Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and the LEAD Center have recently released the report, Best Practices in Employee Retention and Return-to-Work: An In-Depth Look Inside an Exemplary American Corporation. Highlighting effective retention and return-to-work policies and practices gleaned from ODEP and LEADs professional analysis of a large corporation, the report offers suggestions and identifies replicable best practices that benefit both employers and employees.
As the workforce becomes increasingly diverse, companies are seeking additional strategies to maintain the health and productivity of their skilled workers, while also accommodating workers who may acquire disabilities. In fact, many companies have already created structures and practices that support employees with disabilities, illnesses and injuries so that they can successfully remain in their jobs.