Getting to Know Your APFA EAP Department The APFA Employee Assistance Program (EAP) was created to support Flight Attendants who are experiencing difficulties of a personal or work-related nature. We help Flight Attendants identify and resolve personal concerns related to health, family, alcohol, drugs, emotional stress, or other issues that may affect job performance.…Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Flight Attendants’ Union Says Tougher Approach by Feds to Sexual Harassment in the Skies is Long Overdue APFA Supports New Reporting Requirements, Stronger Penalties, and Clearer Labor Policies to Address Physical and Sexual Harassment WASHINGTON – “Sexual harassment is unacceptable in any workplace, but when you’re working at 30,000…Read More
We are incredibly saddened to hear of the sudden death of PHL based Flight Attendant, Diva Davis. The APFA EAP Department is here for our Flight Attendants. The tragedy of an unexpected death of a coworker will naturally cause intense emotions and lead to a multitude of questions. There is no ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ way…Read More
Alcohol Testing in the UK For those flying in and out of LHR, please be aware that LHR security conducts random alcohol screening and testing. We advise you to comply with any request regarding LHR security’s request to smell your breath or a request for an alcohol test. We are governed by the laws…Read More
DOT Publishes Drug Testing Rule – LAA/LUS Today, the Department of Transportation (DOT) published a final rule that, among other items, expands the Department’s current drug testing panel to include certain semi-synthetic opioids (i.e., hydrocodone, oxycodone, hydromorphone, oxymorphone). “The opioid crisis is a threat to public safety when it involves safety-sensitive employees involved in the…Read More
This is Leslie Mayo, National Communications Coordinator, with the APFA HotLine for Friday, March 8, 2002. APFA would like to extend our sincere thanks and well wishes to the Seattle base, which officially closed today. APFA’s Executive Committee passed a resolution on Monday at the EC meeting in Seattle and it reads as follows: Whereas,…Read More
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