Integration of people with disabilities into work
The results so far of this intention IMBA
will be known until the end of 1996 in form of a handbook as a collection of papers among work documents. Besides also as a EDV
-program for a practical application of this assessment. The application allows to analyse requirements to all kinds of workplaces and the description of abilities recording work places of people with disabilities almost of all groups. The comparison of workplaces and ability profiles of disabled people enables a specific discovering of requirements as well as a inquiry of needs of acting in each individual case, for example by adaption of the task or educational measures.
The actual introduction of the assessment into plants and rehabilitation facilities requires training of applicants in functional diagnostic and valuation of special requirements. This leads to following tasks:
* introduction of the assessment IMBA
in interested firms and facilities of vocational and medical rehabilitation
* further development of present concepts of training and its materials for the whole application as well as utilization of IMBA
and training of applicants
* continous evaluation of experiancies of applicants for optimizing the method
* further development of the EDV
-version to an expert system and close connection to the database REHADAT.