Das Award upholds USPS position on Article 37 language

Excerpts: “This interpretive dispute was referred to the national level by the Postal Service. The dispute involves the meaning of the sentence: “Every effort will be made to create desirable duty assignments from all available work hours for career employees to bid.” This sentence was added to Article 37, Section 3.A.1 of the National Agreement…

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APWU: Corrected Article 37.3.A.1 Creation of New Duty Assignments

From: Lamont Brooks <lbrooks@apwu.org> Sent: Sunday, July 5, 2020 To: APWU National Officers Subject: Corrected Article 37.3.A.1 Creation of New Duty Assignments Very High Importance It is imperative, especially in function one, that locals file grievances utilizing MDAT, arguing for the creation of brand new duty assignments. You should request (1) PSEs and the (2)…

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APWU Geared Up to Fight Back Against USPS Reductions in Service and Jobs

Web News Article #: 61-2017 06/16/2017 – Throughout the country, the Postal Service has launched an all-out assault on our jobs and is blatantly violating the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) in their staffing of post offices. The USPS is reducing service to the community and disrupting the lives of postal workers by reducing duty assignments…

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