September 17, 2015
Registration Now Open for Second Annual Disability Equality Index℠ Survey

Disability Equality IndexThe US Business Leadership Network®(USBLN®) and the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) are excited to announce the opening of the registration process for the second annual Disability Equality Index℠ (DEI℠).

Companies that take the DEI self-report on a wide-range of criteria within four categories: Culture & Leadership, Enterprise-Wide Access, Employment Practices, and Community Engagement & Support Services. Eligible companies interested in participating in the second annual DEI must register by Dec. 4, 2015. To register, view the second annual DEI survey questions, or view DEI FAQs, visit:

All registered companies will receive access to the second annual DEI survey tool in mid-December 2015. The deadline to submit completed surveys is March 2016. DEI survey scores will be finalized by June 2016. [DOC | PDF]

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