Monthly Archives: October 2012

New APWUEgs Video

Your APWUegs Team has released a new video tutorial titled Emailing Moving Papers!  Please go to www.apwuegs.com and it is featured near the top left of the home page.  The video is small, but you can increase it to full … Continue reading

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Employees Should Receive Incentive Offers by Oct. 22

APWU Web News Article 130-2012, Oct. 18, 2012 The APWU has been informed by the Postal Service that letters offering incentives to APWU-represented employees who are eligible for voluntary early retirement (VER) were mailed on Oct. 10, 2012, and to … Continue reading

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November Meeting and Training

Need more training as a steward? or looking at becoming a steward?  Let us know.  Training will be on November 3rd.  Contact us at wcalapwu@aol.com if you would like to attend.   November Meeting has been moved to November 4th.  … Continue reading

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Incentive Letters to be Sent Beginning Oct. 10

APWU Web News Article 124-2012, Oct. 10 , 2012 The USPS is scheduled to send letters offering incentives to APWU-represented employees who are eligible for regular retirement or voluntary early retirement (VER) during the week of Oct. 10. The letter … Continue reading

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OSHA Cites Tucson Postal Facility for Exposing Workers to Potential Injuries Imposes $70,000 Fine

APWU Web News Article 122-2012, Oct. 2, 2012 The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited the Cherrybell Stravenue Processing and Distribution Center in Tucson Sept. 25 for a willful safety violation for the improper operation … Continue reading

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PRC Urges USPS To Preserve Overnight Delivery

APWU Web News Article 121-2012, Oct. 2, 2012 In an advisory opinion on the Postal Service’s “Network Rationalization” plan [PDF] issued Sept. 28, the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) urged the Postal Service to preserve overnight mail delivery and concluded that … Continue reading

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APWU, USPS Negotiate Retirement Incentive

APWU News Bulletin 20-2012, Oct. 1, 2012 | PDF The APWU has negotiated a retirement incentive agreement that awards eligible full-time career employees a $15,000 payment in two installments, President Cliff Guffey has announced. The first installment will be $10,000; … Continue reading

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APWU, USPS Reach Agreement on NTFT Schedules

APWU Web News Article 119-2015, Sept. 28, 2012 (09/28/12) The APWU and the Postal Service have reached an agreement that clarifies management’s obligation to create desirable schedules and work hours for Non-Traditional Full-Time (NTFT) assignments and other positions in APWU-represented … Continue reading

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APWUEgs

Electronic Grievance System has arrived. Stewards can now handle all aspects of the grievance proceedures totally paperless.  This should save the local time and money.  For more information, stay tuned, or contact Shane McDonnell at wcalapwu@aol.com.  

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