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Code of Federal Regulations Pertaining to ESA

Title 41  

Public Contracts and Property Management


Chapter 60  

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, Equal Employment Opportunity, Department of Labor



Part 60-741  

Affirmative Action and Nondiscrimination Obligations of Contractors and Subcontractors Regarding Individuals With Disabilities




Subpart B  

Discrimination Prohibited

41 CFR 60-741.22 - Direct threat defense.

  • Section Number: 60-741.22
  • Section Name: Direct threat defense.

    The contractor may use as a qualification standard the requirement 
that an individual be able to perform the essential functions of the 
position held or desired without posing a direct threat to the health or 
safety of the individual or others in the workplace. (See Sec. 60-
741.2(y) defining direct threat.)
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