Equality Act 2010!

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The Equality Act 2010 replaces the existing anti discrimination laws with a single Act. It simplifies the law, removing inconsistencies and making it easier for people to understand and comply with it. It also strengthens the law in important ways to help tackle discrimination and inequality, this Disability Quick Start Guide tells you how the Equality Act 2010 changes how you have to act in order to prevent and address disability discrimination and disability-related harassment when you provide goods, facilities and services to the public, for example as a residential care home, community club, retailer or after-school club. These parts of the Act will come into effect on 1 October 2010.

Read the Equality Act 2010.