Employers for Disability NI (EFDNI) is a not-for-profit employer organisation. It is led by employers who value disabled employees and customers. It has a membership of almost 70 organisations from the public, private and voluntary sectors, representing approximately 20% of the Northern Ireland workforce.
Our Board of Directors, which develops plans and directs strategy, comprises employer representatives with many years of experience of immense benefit to members.
The tables below highlight some differences between members and non-members:
|Redeploy to Vacancies||55.8%||13.4%|
|Flexible HR Policies||80.8%||39.0%|
|Change Supervisory Methods||68.4%||31.6%|
|Framing Questions for Disabled Applicants||88.5%||50.0%|
|Obtaining Medical Examinations/History||55.7%||33.0%|
|Medical Issues Affecting Health & Safety||71.2%||45.2%|
|Asking Applicants about Ability to Perform Jobs||75.0%||45.1%|
Employers for Disability NI can help your organisation understand Disability Law, how it affects your organisation, and how you can develop policies and procedures that will enable you to comply with The Law.
How Does My Organisation Become a Member?
To find out how to join Employers for Disability NI, contact us.