What is the significance of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act?

Unit 3 Initial Discussion Board

Discrimination Part 2

Objectives for this Assignment: Explain the federal laws and regulations pertaining to employee workplace rights.


  1. What is the significance of the      Pregnancy Discrimination Act?
  2. Can you share with the class if you,      your friend or colleague was pregnant at work and has ever been      a target of discrimination?
  3. What is the best possible course of      action to take when one is the target of pregnancy      discrimination?
  4. Can a company ever consider      pregnancy in its employment decisions? Explain.

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