Consolidating post offices

25-Aug-2019 14:32

The OIG concluded that thanks to barcoding and hand-held scanners, the Postal Service could automate the service performance process, eliminate the need for costly manual recording and reporting, and do the work internally instead of paying a third-party.

The OIG also suggested that a new system might be less vulnerable to the problem of “gaming.” That's when management and staffers are able to identify which pieces of mail are possibly being tested and then giving these pieces preferential treatment in order to raise performance scores.

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In comments submitted by the PRC’s Public Representative, the PR suggests that the new system is “a step in the right direction” because it’s technology driven (it uses barcodes and scanners), but “many aspects regarding the underlying methodology and the measurement results are unclear.” The PR is concerned that the proposed SPM system may not measure the same end-to-end delivery time as EXFC.

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EXFC measures the end-to-end performance of actual pieces of mail sent by the droppers and received by reporters.

The new SPM system creates what the PR calls a “virtual” piece of mail.

In comments submitted by the PRC’s Public Representative, the PR suggests that the new system is “a step in the right direction” because it’s technology driven (it uses barcodes and scanners), but “many aspects regarding the underlying methodology and the measurement results are unclear.” The PR is concerned that the proposed SPM system may not measure the same end-to-end delivery time as EXFC.

From here, we advise clients worldwide on antitrust, capital markets, corporate, energy and commodities, financial restructuring, intellectual property litigation, government investigations and enforcement, regulation and compliance, tax and white collar matters.

Our notable bench includes attorneys who have held key positions with the federal government. The space houses more than 200 lawyers and additional personnel in a building certified by the Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design program of the U.

EXFC measures the end-to-end performance of actual pieces of mail sent by the droppers and received by reporters.

The new SPM system creates what the PR calls a “virtual” piece of mail.

As the Postal Service explains on one of its quarterly performance reports: “EXFC is a rigorous external sampling system measuring the time it takes from deposit of mail into a collection box or lobby chute until its delivery to a home or business.