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State of the Science Conference
September 15-16, 2005

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Including Employees with Disabilities in Emergency Evacuation Plan

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  1. Including Employees with Disabilities in Emergency Evacuation Plans
  2. The Job Accomodation Network (JAN)
  3. Inquiries From
  4. JAN Case
  5. JAN Consultants
  6. JAN Data Analsysis
  7. Pre 9/11
  8. By Caller Description: Pre 9/11
  9. By Caller Description: Pre 9/11
  10. By Industry: Pre 9/11
  11. By Industry: Pre 9/11
  12. Hot Spots: Pre 9/11
  13. Hot Spots: Pre 9/11
  14. By Region: Pre 9/11
  15. By Issue: Pre 9/11

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Including Employees with Disabilities in Emergency Evacuation Plans

Anne Hirsh, M.S.
Beth Loy, Ph.D.


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The Job Accomodation Network (JAN)

Free Consulting service providing information about


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Inquiries From


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JAN case


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JAN Consultants


Slide 6 of 30

JAN Data Analysis


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Pre 9/11


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By Caller Description: Pre 9/11

Table shows number of calls and call percentage
The numbers are given for two main categories a) Unknown calls and Known Calls
Number of Calls:
  • Unknown Calls - 24
  • Known Calls - 176
  • Call percentage:
  • Unknown Calls - 12
  • Known Calls - 88
  • The Known category is divided into six more categories, a) Employer b) Employee with Disability c) Rehab/Med Professional d) Friend/Family Member e)Educational Professional f) Attorney/Legal Rep
    Number of Calls:
  • Employer - 103
  • Employee with Disability - 30
  • Rehab/Med Professional - 22
  • Friend/Family Member - 10
  • Educational Professional - 8
  • Attorney/Legal Rep - 3

  • Call percentage:
  • Employer - 52
  • Employee with Disability - 15
  • Rehab/Med Professional - 11
  • Friend/Family Member - 5
  • Educational Professional - 4
  • Attorney/Legal Rep - 2

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    By Caller Description: Pre 9/11

    The Chart shows calls percentage in known categories
    Call percentage:
  • Employer - 52
  • Employee with Disability - 15
  • Rehab/Med Professional - 11
  • Friend/Family Member - 5
  • Educational Professional - 4
  • Attorney/Legal Rep - 2

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    By Industry: Pre 9/11

    Table shows number of calls and call percentage
    The numbers are given for two main categories a) Unknown calls and Known Calls
    Number of Calls:
  • Unknown Calls - 147
  • Known Calls - 53
  • Call percentage:
  • Unknown Calls - 74
  • Known Calls - 27
  • The Known category is divided into ten more categories, a) Health Care & Social Services b) Federal Government c) Manufacturing d) Local Government e)Financial & Insurance Services f) Retail/Amusement g) State Government h) Educational Services i) Construction j) Transportation
    Number of Calls:
  • Health Care & Social Services - 10
  • Federal Government - 8
  • Manufacturing - 7
  • Local Government - 6
  • Financial & Insurance Services - 5
  • Retail/Amusement - 5
  • State Government - 3
  • Educational Services - 3
  • Construction - 1
  • Transportation - 1

  • Call percentage:
  • Health Care & Social Services - 18
  • Federal Government - 15
  • Manufacturing - 13
  • Local Government - 11
  • Financial & Insurance Services - 9
  • Retail/Amusement - 9
  • State Government - 6
  • Educational Services - 6
  • Construction - 2
  • Transportation - 2

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    By Industry: Pre 9/11

    The Chart shows calls percentage in known categories
    Call percentage:
  • Health Care & Social Services - 18
  • Federal Government - 15
  • Manufacturing - 13
  • Local Government - 11
  • Financial & Insurance Services - 9
  • Retail/Amusement - 9
  • State Government - 6
  • Educational Services - 6
  • Construction - 2
  • Transportation - 2

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    Hot Spots: Pre 9/11

    Graphic Shows the map of USA marked with various cities

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    Hot Spots: Pre 9/11

    The Table shows region, number of calls and call percentage. The region and numbers are shown for each state.
    Region:
  • CA - West
  • PA - Northeast
  • MI - Midwest
  • FL - Southeast
  • WA - West
  • VA - Southeast
  • NY - Northeast
  • WV - Southeast
  • CT - Northeast
  • MD - Northeast
  • MO - Midwest
  • TX - Southwest

  • Number of Calls:
  • CA - 19
  • PA - 11
  • MI - 11
  • FL - 10
  • WA - 10
  • VA - 9
  • NY - 7
  • WV - 7
  • CT - 6
  • MD - 6
  • MO - 6
  • TX - 6

  • Call Percentage:
  • CA - 10
  • PA - 6
  • MI - 6
  • FL - 6
  • WA - 6
  • VA - 3
  • NY - 4
  • WV - 4
  • CT - 3
  • MD - 3
  • MO - 3
  • TX - 3
  • Total number of calls: 200
    Total number of known calls: 181
    Known Calls percentage: 91

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    By Region: Pre 9/11

    The chart shows call percentage according to region
    Call Percentage:
  • Northeast - 30%
  • West - 29%
  • Southeast - 26%
  • Midwest - 17%
  • Southwest - 6%

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    By Issue: Pre 9/11

    The chart shows number of calls with respect to issues for the period 09/97 - 09/2001. There are 4 issues a) Motor b) Sensory c) Various d) Other
    Number of Calls:
  • Motor - 149
  • Sensory - 19
  • Various - 27
  • Other - 3


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