Video: The Secret Inside the Postal Service – Sexual assaults committed by postal employees against other postal employees

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It’s a story the U.S. Postal Service did not want us to tell you: Sexual assaults committed not just by customers and strangers, but by postal employees against other postal employees. A thick layer of snow had just dropped onto the road as we climbed a mountain near Albany, New York, to meet Diane Caruso-Ruston….

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Video: Postal Robberies Skyrocketing – increase of more than 300 percent between 2010 and 2013

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On the anniversary of the murder of a local postal carrier, the News4 I-Team shows a never before released list of crimes committed against postal employees, including a dramatic increase in robberies. It started out like any other February day for a well-known D.C. postal carrier who delivered the mail on Webster Street in Northeast….

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APWU Demands Info on Emergency Procedures: 911 Call Delayed Up to 50 Minutes; Employee Dies

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Web News Article #: 217-2014 11/24/2014 – Director of Industrial Relations Tony D. McKinnon Sr. has asked the Postal Service to explain its protocols for providing emergency medical assistance after learning that a Bay Area postal employee lay dying for as much as 50 minutes before 911 was called. The incident, which occurred in August,…

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Vigil planned for Maryland postal carrier slain last year delivering mail in the dark

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The family of a mailman slain while on his route in Landover, Md., last year is expected to join postal carriers for a candlelight vigil in his memory this weekend. They’re planning to gather Sunday at Reed Street and Jutewood Avenue in Landover, where 26-year-old Tyson Jerome Barnette was fatally shot while delivering mail at…

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APWU: OSHA UPDATE – New Reporting Requirements Start January 1

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Web News Article #: 214-2014 11/20/2014 – Beginning January 1, 2015, there will be a change to what covered employers are required to report to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Employers will now be required to report all work-related fatalities within 8 hours and all in-patient hospitalizations, amputations, and losses of an eye within…

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Video: USPS 911 Policy May Have Caused Critical Delays in Life and Death Situation

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A 911 policy may have caused critical delays in a life and death situation at USPS facility in Oakland Updated Most people know to call 911 right away in an emergency. But for employees of the United States Postal Service, the rules are different.  An NBC Bay Area investigation has exposed a USPS policy that…

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