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Postal USPS OIG: What can be done to get carriers off the street by 5/6 pm?

USPS OIG: What can be done to get carriers off the street by 5/6 pm?

September 18, 2017 Who doesn’t like finding a package they ordered online on their doorstep at an unexpected time, like, say, late in the evening just before you turn out the porch light for the night? Consumers have come to expect quick delivery of parcels, often at odd hours of the day. This new paradigm …

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Postal USPS reminds employees what to do in an active shooter situation

USPS reminds employees what to do in an active shooter situation

September 14, 2017 To help mark National Preparedness Month, the Postal Service is reminding employees what to do in an “active shooter” situation. USPS is not aware of any specific threats against the organization. An active shooter is anyone who kills or attempts to kill people in a confined and populated area, typically using firearms. Active …

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Postal Surprising Conclusion Of New USPS Inspector General Report; “Billoins Served” At Nation’s Post Offices

Surprising Conclusion Of New USPS Inspector General Report; “Billoins Served” At Nation’s Post Offices

September 12, 2017 At a time when mail volume continues to drop precariously and stamp sales are slumping, the United States Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General has produced a report with a surprising number. The new report says there are far more people visiting the nation’s 30,000 post offices than the Postal Service’s official …

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Postal USPS OIG Audit Report: Delayed Mail Validation

USPS OIG Audit Report: Delayed Mail Validation

Posted on August 15, 2017 Background The U.S. Postal Service considers mail to be delayed when it is not processed in time to meet the established delivery day. Mail processing facilities are required to complete daily counts and self-report on-hand mail, delayed mail, late arriving mail, and mail processed after the processing cut-off time. Mail …

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Postal Postal workers caught: What’s being done to prevent theft at your post office

Postal workers caught: What’s being done to prevent theft at your post office

Updated: Jul 03, 2017 10:50 PM EST By Chris Oberholtz, Digital Content ManagerConnect By Emily Rittman, News ReporterConnect A business owner took action when money sent to her in the mail mysteriously disappeared. (KCTV5) KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – A business owner took action when money sent to her in the mail mysteriously disappeared. And …

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APWU OIG Report: Mail Processing Variance Model

OIG Report: Mail Processing Variance Model

Posted on June 21, 2017 The U.S. Postal Service established its Mail Processing Variance (MPV) model in fiscal year (FY) 2011 to measure annual mail processing operational performance and efficiency. The MPV model is a management tool that calculates mail processing productivity by dividing total mailpieces handled by workhours. The MPV model calculates national annual …

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