500-mile weeks, 120-stop days, minutes into wedding invites: The life of a UPS driver

Discussion in 'The Latest UPS Headlines' started by cheryl, Mar 26, 2020.

  1. cheryl

    cheryl I started this. Staff Member

  2. Fred's Myth

    Fred's Myth Nonhyphenated American

    What’s the reference to “minutes into wedding invites”????
     
  3. rod

    rod #1 on Upstates "list"

    I think @cheryl has gone off the deep end being cooped up with Tony
     
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  4. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    15 billion miles without so much as a fender bender. Ya, ok.
     
  5. zubenelgenubi

    zubenelgenubi Well-Known Member

    They forgot to add the word "reported".
     
  6. zubenelgenubi

    zubenelgenubi Well-Known Member

    It's worded awkwardly, but I think it's about spending minutes at a time in people's lives has resulted in wedding invites. Did you get a look at that magnificent beard though?
     
  7. tonyexpress

    tonyexpress Whac-A-Troll Patrol Staff Member

    Ask the person who wrote the article. :wornout:

    Betting your wife has moved out of state by now.:surprised::wink-very:
     
  8. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Well-Known Member

    I will be the first to tell you that my 25 year Circle of Honor patch should have had an asterisk on it.
     
  9. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    Probably 95% of them.
     
  10. olroadbeech

    olroadbeech Happy Verified UPSer

    It's quite an accomplishment to be accident free for 25 years or more. I had one on road accident when a 4-wheeler tries to lane merge in front of me from the right at about 1-2mph. I didn't see him. My fault. We did not have the hood mirrors at the time but that is not an excuse.

    and had several very slight bumps in the yard while shifting. Most drivers said I was dumb for reporting them since most don't.

    a couple times the supe said forgetaboutit if there was no shop work necessary.

    when i first started feeder in 1993 , a real feeder accident was almost unheard of and when one did happenit was thetalk of the town for awhile. The last 3 or so years I was there was several accidents a week.