USPS Webinar for Postal Retirees on September 6: TSP Withdrawal Changes for 2019

Thursday, September 6, 2018 1 – 2 pm EST As part of the TSP Modernization Act you will soon have many new options when withdrawing your money from TSP. Learn more about the upcoming TSP withdrawal changes for 2019 through this informative WebEx workshop. If you experience difficulty accessing WebEx, you can also dial-in to…

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USPS OIG Report: Contractual Support Services for the Continuous Improvement Program

Objective The objective of our audit was to determine whether contractual support services for the U.S. Postal Service’s Continuous Improvement (CI) Program were effectively supporting the program’s goals. In 2007, the Postal Service introduced the CI Program as a management strategy to produce both immediate and sustainable, continuous process improvements. CI is an ongoing effort…

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Join APWU President Dimondstein for Town Hall Call on September 6! 

09/04/2018 – We need you to build worker power to achieve our goals for a fair contract! Join us for a APWU Town Hall Call on September 6 for contract negotiation updates directly from President Dimondstein and other National Negotiations Committee members. Here are the details: The Town Hall Call will be held at two…

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APWU: Jason Treier Appointed as Eastern Region Maintenance Division NBA

09/04/2018 – In accordance with Article 21 of the American Postal Workers Union Constitution & Bylaws, Jason Treier will serve as Eastern Region Maintenance Division National Business Agent, President Mark Dimondstein announced. The NBA position is located in Sicklerville, NJ. Jason Treier was selected by Brother Balogun and received unanimous concurrence by the Maintenance Council….

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USPS OIG Report: Change of Address Identity Verification Internal Controls

Objective Our objective was to evaluate the U.S. Postal Service’s identity verification internal controls for its Change of Address (COA) service. The Postal Service offers COA service whereby residential and business customers can apply to have their mail forwarded to a new address. This service helps customers manage potential adjustments to their mail delivery. The…

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DOL Issues Two New FMLA Opinion Letters

Organ Donation Surgery Can Qualify as Serious Health Condition Under FMLA The DOL considered whether an employee who donates an organ can qualify for leave under the Family Medical Leave Act, even when the donor is in good health before the donation and chooses to donate the organ solely to improve someone else’s health. Additionally,…

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