DWP


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DWP

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Department for Work and Pensions
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The provisions of the employees' contracts -- the same one that gave DWP workers pay raises of up to 28 percent over five years -- have lax and questionable OT rules.
these bulbs were installed in customers' homes since mid-March by the DWP as part of its free "Better Idea" program.
Under the contract, Atos Origin will manage the provision of medical advice and assessments on behalf of the DWP for Incapacity Benefit, Disability Living Allowance, Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefits, and other benefits.
The audit's findings come as DWP overtime costs have continued to soar amid staffing shortages, even as the utility has raised water rates and union workers have earned regular pay under a 2005 contract in which city officials granted them raises up to 28 percent over five years, making them the best-paid city employees.
On Monday, Councilwoman Wendy Greuel intervened and asked the DWP to plug its Tujunga water leak.
DWP operates five regional branches - in Bath, Birmingham, Chertsey, Manchester and Leeds - and has a turnover of nearly GBP6m annually in delivering traffic, transport and infrastructure design services.
The DWP maintains more than 280 miles of trunk lines and 7,200 main lines carrying water to 670,000 homes, apartments and businesses in Los Angeles.
Those tens of thousands of DWP customers who baked without air conditioning and fumbled in the dark waiting for the utility to restore their power last month have no idea about distributing stations, or where they are supposed to be located.
Lombard continues to bring extensive business development and venture capital formation experience to his leadership post at DWP.
In 1993, the DWP boasted nearly 12,000 highly skilled employees, who made the DWP one of the most reliable providers of energy in California.
Los Angeles residents should be wary of anyone claiming to be from the DWP who does not have a photo identification card from the department," said Fred Puglia, DWP director of customer service.