Wayne Hankins, Bluefield, WV

Mail delivery time in a Bluefield, WV, neighborhood recently coincided with a mishap for a customer. The man took a spill while working in his garage and cut his head when he hit the ground and his eyeglasses shattered. City Carrier Assistant Wayne Hankins was passing by at the same time and rushed to man’s side. The postal employee helped him up and rendered first aid before getting back to 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.