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What is a representative of disabled people doing?

A representative of disabled people helps disabled employees at work.

Disabled Employment Act (Behinderteneinstellungsgesetz):
This act want that disabled people find a job.
Therefore, every large company has to employ disabled people.

If a company has more than 5 disabled employees, these employees have to elect a representative of disabled people.
The representative of disabled people works for 4 years.

The representative of disabled people checks if everybody follows the law.
She/he is taking care of problems.
She/he talks to the works council and to the employer.
She/he helps that disabled people can learn everything they need.
She/he helps that the work can be carried out.

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