Our United MEC Safety, Health & Security Committee monitors and participates in accident/incident investigations; participates in monthly safety meetings with the company; participates in congressional hearings dealing with Flight Attendant safety and health issues; participates in designing cabin interiors of new and reconfigured aircraft; coordinates with United's Initial and Continuing Qualification (CQ) training programs to ensure consistency with FAA and AFA-CWA objectives; and maintains an MEC Safety, Health & Security database.
This report is sent to your Local Council.
This report is sent to AFA, United, and the FAA. About ISAP
This report is sent to United. Check the box to copy-in AFA.
This week the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) implemented new security directives regarding security screening.
TSA Security Screening Requirements,Voluntary Return for pre-merger United 2014 Bridge/Crossover Participants,2015 Summer United MEC Meeting
With the busy summer travel season well underway it’s important that we ensure safety and security is prioritized. During especially hectic travel periods we have more competition for our attention, and we should remain focused, as always on our number one responsibility is safety.
MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Report
As Flight Attendants we are not responsible for gate checking bags.
With summer just around the corner it is a good time to remember that every day we fly, when it comes to cabin safety, place yourself and your flying partners first.
Recent events reported in the news have indicated that multiple bomb threats were made on five (5) flights either arriving or departing from a U.S. location.
AFA-CWA Leads Charge Against Human Trafficking on Airplanes, Situational Awareness
The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) calls on the aviation industry to join forces to abolish human trafficking on our planes. The union is raising awareness and calling for mandatory training for all Flight Attendants to recognize and report human trafficking.
FAOM Bulletin #15, with an effective date of June 4, 2015, is available in your domicile.
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