About the Research and Education Department

The APWU Research & Education Department coordinates the union’s research and educational programs, and serves as a clearinghouse for information on labor studies. 

Latest News

November 7, 2022

Employee Rights During Interrogation by the OIG/Postal Inspectors

Postal employees are subject to investigation by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) and/or U.S. Postal Inspection...

September 10, 2022

Federal Domestic Violence Laws

The text in this article is from the U.S. Department of Justice Website Federal Domestic Violence Laws Throughout the...

August 16, 2022

APWU National Convention: Dimondstein Delivers State of the Union

APWU National Convention: Dimondstein Delivers State of the Union On Monday, APWU President Mark Dimondstein delivered...

July 11, 2022

Mental Health Conditions and the FMLA

(This article first appeared in the July/August 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) In May of this year...

Employee Rights During Interrogation by the OIG/Postal Inspectors

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

Postal employees are subject to investigation by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) and/or U.S. Postal Inspection Service for on and off-duty offenses. Off-duty non-postal offenses include: serious acts of criminal violence; use of fire arms or dangerous weapons in the commission of a crime; grand larceny, burglary, embezzlement, or robbery, and sale or possession of narcotics or dangerous drugs.

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