Scottish Government figures reflect that one in five people of working age (1 million, or 19%) in Scotland are disabled.   The Equalities Act defines disability as a physical or mental impairment that has a ‘substantial’ and ‘long-term’ negative effect on a person’s ability to do normal daily activities.

 

 

 

 

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