Whether you’ve worked at the same job for years, or you are job hunting or considering looking for new employment, managing your diabetes at work can be stressful and uncertain. What are your legal rights on the job if you have diabetes? Do you have to tell your employer that you have diabetes? What happens if your blood glucose level drops while you’re working? Can an employer fire you if your A1C is too high?
As a person with diabetes, you have the right to work free of discrimination. Learn about your job and your rights.