Category: News

House Committee Seeks to Strip Federal Employee Due Process Protections

On Tuesday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, chaired by Representative Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, conducted a legislative markup hearing that had a slew of disastrous bills forced through by the GOP-led majority on the committee. While numerous pieces of legislation considered by the committee on Tuesday are cause for concern, one bill in particular […]

Stand Up for Adequate Flight Attendant Rest

As safety professionals and first responders, Flight Attendants are tasked with handling emergencies and caring for thousands of passengers every day. However, study after study show Flight Attendants are impacted by fatigue on a regular basis, negatively affecting their ability to perform safety functions in an emergency. As safety professionals and first responders, Flight Attendants […]

Phoenix Airport Fueling Agents Vote IAM Yes

Fueling agents who work for Swissport in Phoenix voted overwhelmingly to join the IAM. More than 120 fueling agents at Swissport in Phoenix won IAM collective bargaining rights after an election was held this week. Workers, who reached out to the IAM with concerns over substandard wages, unsafe working conditions and job security, are responsible […]

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