Graphic: USPS Tops List of Whistleblower Retaliation Complaints

October 25, 2015  – has published a chart which shows that USPS tops the list for whistleblower retaliation complaints. According to the,chart below, there were 578 complaints lodged against USPS covering an eight-year period of  Oct. 01, 2007 and June 30, 2015. Railroad companies dominated the list with seven (7) in the top ten. […]

Postal Casual Employee fired following work-related injury at USPS facility

(December 3, 2014) A U.S. Postal Service temporary non-career employee (casual) was terminated after being transported to a medical facility for treatment of a workplace injury. The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit (last month) against the Postal Service on behalf of the employee at the Sharonville facility. The lawsuit seeks restoration of […]

DOL sues USPS on whistleblower retaliation against postal worker

False charges, reprisals against post office worker prompts anti-retaliation lawsuit by US Department of Labor ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service on behalf of a maintenance employee at the St. Louis Network Distribution Center in Hazelwood, Mo., who reported unsafe working conditions and […]

Appeals Court Upholds Demotion Of Postal Manager Claiming Whistleblower Retaliation

Although this case was decided in 2013  it may still be interesting to readers. The Merit system Protection Board’s (MSPB) reaffirmed the decision of the United States Postal Service (USPS) removing Ms. Williams from her position as Manager of Distribution Operations at the North Metro Processing Center and Distribution Center in Atlanta, Georgia (North […]

DOL Accuses USPS of Destroying Evidence in Whistleblower Case

DOL Accuses USPS of Destroying Evidence in Whistleblower Case In 2012, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) sued the United States Postal Service (USPS) for retaliating against a Safety Specialist at the Seattle, Washington Processing & Distribution Center (P&DC). According to the DOL press release: OSHA’s investigation determined that the Postal Service followed a pattern […]

Department of Labor Sues USPS for Whistleblower Violations

Seattle-based employee allegedly suffered retaliation after informing co-worker of rights SEATTLE – The U.S. Department of Labor has sued the U.S. Postal Service alleging discrimination and retaliation against a safety specialist who provided information to an employee wishing to file a safety complaint with the department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The lawsuit, filed in […]