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.
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.
We are still receiving inquires requesting clarification of which United reporting system applies to which circumstance.
The release of the 2015 Airline Quality Ratings (AQR) on April 13, 2015 represents the 25th year of reporting of airline performance. Developed and announced in 1991, AQR is an objective method for assessing airline quality based on combined monthly performance criteria.
Reports indicate Air traffic controllers from the SNCTA Union throughout France will stage a 48-hour strike beginning at 0500 Local Time on April 8, 2015. The strike is expected to cause delays and cancellations for both domestic and international flights. Up to 50 percent of flights between the United Kingdom and France is expected to be canceled.
Please be advised of the following change to KCM policy regarding crewmember access through the KCM access points.
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