Florida Equal Opportunity is the Law Notice Poster Required
The Equal Opportunity is the Law Notice is a labor law posters poster by the Florida Department Of Economic Opportunity. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Florida, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
This law poster describes the right that individuals in Florida have to be free from discrimination and what to do if they feel discriminated against. It also contains steps on how to file a complaint if one feels that they are being discriminated against and must do so within the first 180 their concern has occurred.
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E QUAL O PPORTUNITY IS THE L AW It is against the law for this recipient of Federal financial assistance to discriminate on the following bases: against any individual in the United States, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, sex stereotyping, transgender status, and gender identity), national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, disability, or political affiliation or belief, or, against any beneficiary of, applicant to, or participant in programs financially assisted under Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, on the basis of the individual’s citizenship status or participation in any WIOA Title I–financially assisted program or activity. The recip ient must not discriminate in any of the following areas: deciding who will be admitted, or have access, to any WIOA Title I –financially assisted program or activity; providing opportunities in, or treating any person with regard to, such a program or act ivity; or making employment decisions in the administration of, or in connection with, such a program or activity. Recipients of federal financial assistance must take reasonable steps to ensure that communications with individuals with disabilities are a s effective as communications with others. This means that, upon request and at no cost to the individual, recipients are required to provide appropriate auxiliary aids and services to qualified individuals with disabilities. W HAT TO DO IF Y OU BELIEVE Y OU H AVE EXPERIENCED D ISCRIMINATION If you think that you have been subjected to discrimination under a WIOA Title I–financially assisted program or activity, you may file a complaint within 180 days from the date of the alleged violation with either: the recipient’s Equal Opportunity Officer (or the person whom the recipient has designated for this purpose); or Director, Civil Rights Center (CRC), U.S. Department of Labor 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Room N-4123, Washington, DC 20210 or electronicall y as directed on the CRC website at www.dol.gov/crc. If you file your complaint with the recipient, you must wait either until the recipient issues a written Notice of Final Action, or until 90 days have passed (whichever is sooner), before filing with the Civil Rights Center (see address above). If the recipient does not give you a written Notice of Final Action within 90 days of the day on which you filed your complaint, you may file a complaint with CRC before receiving that Notice. However, you must f ile your CRC complaint within 30 days of the 90-day deadline (in other words, within 120 days after the day on which you filed your complaint with the recipient). If the recipient does give you a written Notice of Final Action on your complaint, but you are dissatisfied with the decision or resolution, you may file a complaint with CRC. You must file your CRC complaint within 30 days of the date on which you received the Notice of Final Action.
Other Florida Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional ten optional and mandatory Florida labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF http://www.floridajobs.org/docs/default-source/office-for-civil-rights/moa/tabs/2-a-english33.pdf?sfvrsn=2 , updated November 2019
- Florida Labor Law Posters at http://www.floridajobs.org/business-growth-and-partnerships/for-employers/display-posters-and-required-notices
- Florida Department Of Economic Opportunity
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