USPS: PRC approves temporary price increases

The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) has approved the temporary price increases for commercial domestic parcel products that USPS proposed last month. Retail prices for parcel products are unaffected. The planned commercial price increases for Priority Mail Express, Priority Mail, First-Class Package Service (FCPS) and Commercial Parcel Select will take effect Oct. 18 at 12 a.m….

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USPS: New guide, videos available to management for investigating accidents

The Postal Service has introduced two resources to help managers, supervisors and others whose jobs involve investigating workplace accidents. The USPS Accident Investigation Guide is an online publication that explains how to respond to an accident, collect data at the scene and analyze the information to prevent future accidents. Posters, checklists and an analysis template…

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USPS: Mayflower stamp to be released Sept. 17

The Postal Service will release its Mayflower in Plymouth Harbor stamp on Thursday, Sept. 17. The Forever stamp, which USPS announced last year, commemorates the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower‚Äôs arrival off the coast of Plymouth, MA. The ship, which completed its perilous voyage on Dec. 16, 1620, carried 102 English passengers who became known…

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