August 10, 2020
Corporate interests are pushing policy makers to abolish OPM and contract out the agency’s important personnel functions.
Health and safety in the workplace could be a matter of life and death. That’s why the National VA Council would like to invite you to join its annual Safety & Health Conference this April 16 - 20, 2018 (including travel days).
Who: AFGE Members
What: The AFGE National VA Council 2018 National Safety & Health Conference
When: Monday, April 16 - Friday, April 20, 2018
Where: The Westin Peachtree Plaza
210 Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Registration Fee: $350
For hotel reservations: Call (404) 659-1400 and use the code "NVAC 2018" to receive the negotiated rate of $148 plus tax
Hotel reservation deadline: April 2, 2018
We are recommending that you register for the conference as soon as possible. If you cannot complete the registration online, please contact Daniel Hines, Director of Education and Training at [email protected] or (540) 345-6301. He can assist you in completing your registration.
House lawmakers approved a measure preventing the Trump administration from implementing a proposed rule that would make it harder for federal employees to successfully challenge workplace discrimination.
According to AFGE’s internal survey, 3 out of every 4 VA staff have directly experienced racism at work and 65% of VA staff believe racism makes their job harder.