The United States Postal Service has long held a statutory monopoly to deliver mail to mailboxes (known as the Mailbox Rule). Critics have argued against the Mailbox Rule on anti-monopoly and property rights grounds. But relaxing the Mailbox Rule may affect public safety and security. This study assesses the public safety concerns of relaxing the Mailbox Rule and makes recommendations to address these concerns.Before the 9/11 attacks, the USPS had various types of security training ( including security training for special events such ... Additional guidelines also were developed for employees on identifying and responding to suspicious mail, includinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Role of the United States Postal Service in Public Safety and Security|
|Author||:||Lois M. Davis, Michael Pollard, Jeremiah Goulka, Katherine Mack, Russell Lundberg|
|Publisher||:||Rand Corporation - 2008-11-19|