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AFA Safety Committee Update

AFA Safety Committee Update Safety CommitteeMay 29, 2020 – MEC Air Safety Health and Security Committee Horizon Air AFA’s Safety Committee would like to share some very educational information about toxic fumes onboard the aircraft. Everyone knows that the cabin can smell. Most of the time, the smells are unpleasant but should not make you…

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Hand Washing on the Q400 – Revised

Hello Flight Attendants, AFA representatives and management completed hand washing testing/procedures last week on the Q400. The official testing information results are as follows: One full Mapco of hand washing water provides 12 washes at the CDC’s recommendation (20 seconds of hand washing to properly kill germs). With our Mapco’s capacity, this is enough for…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update – March 13, 2020

Continuing to Advocate for Flight Attendant Protections Air Safety, Health, & Security Committee (ASHSC) An AFA communication from March 3 (COVID-19 Update) contained a comprehensive list of the requests that AFA had made of management at the time.  AFA Horizon officers and representatives have been in constant communication with management since that time to continue…

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Medical resources for Flight Attendants with concerns about Corvid-19

Medical resources for Flight Attendants with concerns about Corvid-19 If you are experiencing symptoms of the Corvid-19 or feeling ill on your overnight or at home below are links that are available for Flight Attendants to contact a doctor or nurse. Teladoc: 855-332-4059 24-hour nurse line: 877-224-3525  https://d15k3gb5w4wz61.cloudfront.net/pdfs/aag/travel_assistance.pdf – This web site is the 24-hour…

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Managing your Anxiety Around Coronavirus

Managing your Anxiety Around Coronavirus From your AFA EAP Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new risk, not a familiar one.  Its status as a new health problem with which we are unfamiliar contributes to our heightened anxiety.  Remember, anxiety is a protective measure.  It’s signaling you to scan for risks and find methods to safeguard yourself. …

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MEC Safety Committee Update

Feburary 12, 2020 by Bryan Grosvold ASHS MEC Chair Novel Corona Virus Update Wanted to share some information with Flight Attendants about the Novel Corona Virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Situation Summary for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus remains a good source of up-to-date information on the rapidly changing situation. AFA is calling…

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ASHSC Contacts

Bryan Grosvold

MEC Chair

Jennifer Levcun

Chair – LEC 16 Safety and Fatigue


Chair – LEC 17 Safety and Air Quality

Pam Powell

REP – Council 16
no phone

Kari Terrana

REP – Council 16

Jennifer Van Engelenburg

REP – Council 16
no phone

ASAP Contacts

Cliff King

MEC Chair
(503) 936-5135

Louise Evans

REP – ASAP Alternate
(503) 730-3464

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