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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.
*The Open Recommendations Financial Value does not include amounts that were not publicly released due to concerns about information protected under the Freedom of Information Act.*
|Fiscal Year||Report Title||Issue Date||Report Number||Financial Value||Status||Recommendation||Management Response|
|2020||U.S. Postal Service’s Processing Network Optimization and Service Impacts||06/16/2020||19XG013NO000-R20||$96,399,375||Open||R - 3-- Ensure front-line managers use the Run Plan Generator to manage mail processing operations.||Agree|
|2020||U.S. Postal Service’s Processing Network Optimization and Service Impacts||06/16/2020||19XG013NO000-R20||$96,399,375||Open||R - 2-- Create a program to develop emerging leaders into potential front-line managers and require the participation of all acting managers.||Agree|
|2020||U.S. Postal Service’s Processing Network Optimization and Service Impacts||06/16/2020||19XG013NO000-R20||$96,399,375||Open||R - 1-- Implement best practices identified during site visits to increase operational efficiency and management oversight nationwide.||Agree|
|2018||Use of Postal Service Network to Facilitate Illicit Drug Distribution||09/28/2018||SAT-AR-18-002||$0||In-Resolution||R - 3-- Designate an officer to consolidate existing efforts and lead the implementation of a unified, comprehensive organizational strategy to combat the role of the postal network in facilitating illicit drug distribution.||Disagree|
|2018||Use of Postal Service Network to Facilitate Illicit Drug Distribution||09/28/2018||SAT-AR-18-002||$0||In-Resolution||R - 1-- Work with Congress to develop legislative changes that would result in the Postal Inspection Service being authorized to open and inspect domestic packages suspected of containing illicit drugs.||Disagree|
|2018||Western Area Physical Security and Environmental Controls||03/19/2018||IT-AR-18-002||$0||Open||R - 3-- Direct the senior plant manager to implement compensating controls for doors without a functioning card reader||Agree|
|2018||Western Area Physical Security and Environmental Controls||03/19/2018||IT-AR-18-002||$0||Open||R - 6-- Direct the senior plant manager to implement security controls for the facility parking lots and repair surveillance security cameras.||Agree|
|2020||Workers' Compensation Program Cost Containment Activities||08/06/2020||19-031-R20||$0||Open||R - 1-- Evaluate workers’ compensation cost containment options based on private sector practices and determine a strategy forward.||Agree|
|2020||Workload/Workforce Key Performance Indicators in Customer Service, Delivery, and Vehicle Operations||10/24/2019||19RG005DR000-R20||$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.||Disagree|