Definition of accommodating person
dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/british/accommodate 1to give what is needed to someone | "accommodate yourself ": to change yourself or your behaviour to suit another person or new conditions en.wiktionary.org/wiki/accommodating[transitive, often reflexive] To render fit, suitable, or correspondent; to adapt; to conform; as, to accommodate ourselves to circumstances.
| [transitive] To bring into agreement or harmony; to reconcile; to compose; to adjust; to settle; as, to ...
However, an employer can require these employees to meet the same work standards -- including not drinking or using drugs on the job -- as employees who do not have a disability.There are three ways in which a worker can qualify for protection under the ADA: For an impairment to be a legal disability, it must be long term.Temporary impairments, such as pregnancy or broken bones, are not covered by the ADA (but may be covered by other laws.) Accommodating a worker means providing assistance or making changes in the job or workplace that will enable the worker to do the job.For example, an employer might lower the height of a desktop to accommodate a worker in a wheelchair; provide TDD telephone equipment for a worker whose hearing is impaired; or provide a quiet, distraction-free workspace for a worker with attention deficit disorder.