Shaun McFadden, Henrietta, NY

Henrietta, NY, Rural Carrier Shaun McFadden was delivering mail when he noticed smoke pouring out of a house. He alerted the residents, who fled to safety. McFadden called 911, then turned a garden hose on the flames. After firefighters arrived, McFadden continued on his route.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.