This year, nearly 35,000 postal workers have missed work due to being quarantined, according to data from the US Postal Service (USPS). That amounts to more than 5.5 percent of the agency’s workforce of 625,000. Some of these employees tested positive for coronavirus; others were removed from work because they were in close proximity to a carrier of the virus….(Read more)
Could the pandemic hobble the US Postal Service?
September 15, 2020