Tag: transgender

What are protected classes? Accurate Payroll Systems, Inc.
8 Aug


What are protected classes?

Protected classes—also sometimes called protected characteristics—come from anti-discrimination law. We talk about them with respect to employment laws, but they also come into play in housing and education. The classes
Celebrate Pride Month from Accurate Pay Systems, Inc.
4 Jul


Pride Month Reminds Us That There’s a Lot More Work to Do

A year ago, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that employers may not discriminate based on sexual orientation or gender identity in employment. The decision was a response
Hands in the shape of a heart with sunshine coming through.
14 May


One of our employees has disclosed to me that they are trans and has asked to be addressed as female. How can we best be supportive of them?

First, let this employee know that you support her and ask her how she defines support, i.e., what support she’d like to receive. Then ensure she receives fair and equal