Thursday, January 17, 2013

OSHA: Automated Package Processing System (APPS) hazard

OSHA Cites USPS for Safety Violations in RI

"... OSHA also discovered that the Automated Package Processing System (APPS) is currently configured in a way that employees could extend an arm or leg into the hazard zone without triggering a shutdown of the system. Additionally, OSHA observed that the various mail-handling carts used at the facility had defective components. ..."   

Reference: www.apwu.org

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