Scanning snapshot. The Postal Service’s national scanning rating was 97.79 percent during the week ending July 28, down from one week earlier.
Dakotas (99.19 percent) topped the districts, while Western (98.25 percent) led the areas.
Scanning allows customers to track their packages and mail. It also helps USPS improve efficiency and network management.
To see the latest results, go to the Enterprise Analytics site and select “Scanning” on the left hand side, and then “DES 2 — Scan Performance” from the drop-down options.
Engagement statistics. The Postal Service is continuing to share research that underscores the importance of employee engagement.
One of the latest statistics shows that employees who strongly believe their opinions count are 58 times more likely to be engaged.
USPS recently highlighted other statistics that illustrate how engaged employees are more likely to be safer on the job.
The findings are based on data from Gallup, the organization that conducts the Postal Pulse employee survey.
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