The OIG makes recommendations to the United States Postal Service to correct deficiencies and encourage improvements in the safety, economy, efficiency, and management of the Department’s programs and operation.

Our report findings and conclusions explain the basis for the specific corrective actions we recommend. This Recommendation Dashboard provides more information than ever before about the current status of OIG recommendations, which we plan to update on a weekly basis.

Fiscal Year Report Title Issue Date Report Number Financial Value Status Recommendation Management Response
2019 Costing Best Practices 09/17/2019 CP-AR-19-004 $0 Open R - 1 -- Develop a plan with milestones to implement a modern costing system using enhanced technologies in an effort to incorporate real-time, granular data for product cost attribution. Disagree
2019 Competitive Products Pricing Best Practices 09/11/2019 CP-AR-19-003 $0 Open R - 1 -- Evaluate available options to modernize the pricing management system. Agree
2019 Mail Delivery Issues - Ypsilanti Main Post Office, Ypsilanti MI 09/11/2019 DRT-AR-19-020 $0 Open R - 2 -- Coordinate with building owners or managers to comply with Postal Service access and mail receptacle policies. Agree
2019 Management Alert - Charter Flights 09/05/2019 NL-MT-19-002 $0 Open R - 3 -- Some or all of the recommendation is not publicly available due to concerns with information protected under the Freedom of Information Act. Agree
2019 Delivery Scanning Issues - Gardena Post Office, Gardena, CA 09/05/2019 DRT-AR-19-017 $0 Open R - 1 -- Instruct the Gardena Postmaster to follow delivery standard operating procedures for scanning packages and to include the use of firm sheets. Agree
2019 Delivery Scanning Issues - Gardena Post Office, Gardena, CA 09/05/2019 DRT-AR-19-017 $0 Open R - 2 -- Some or all of the recommendation is not publicly available due to concerns with information protected under the Freedom of Information Act. Agree
2019 Management Alert - Charter Flights 09/05/2019 NL-MT-19-002 $0 Open R - 1 -- Some or all of the recommendation is not publicly available due to concerns with information protected under the Freedom of Information Act. Agree
2019 Management Alert - Charter Flights 09/05/2019 NL-MT-19-002 $0 Open R - 2 -- Some or all of the recommendation is not publicly available due to concerns with information protected under the Freedom of Information Act. Agree
2019 Financial Differences - Nashville, TN, Main Office Window 09/04/2019 FCS-FM-19-027 $0 Open R - 1 -- To reiterate to all personnel responsible for resolving financial differences at the Nashville Main Office Window how to properly research and resolve financial differences timely and file supporting documents in one central location at the unit. Agree
2019 U.S. Postal Inspection Service Area Case Management 09/03/2019 OV-AR-19-003 $14,437,650 Open R - 1 -- Ensure investigative documentation requirements are consistent throughout the policies and include periodic reviews of investigative documentation. Agree

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This Recommendation Dashboard provides information on recommendations that the Postal Service can address without external party action. To view closed recommendations, click here. Also, click here to see recommendations that may require additional action by external parties.

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