UPS Shooting- San Francisco (Rant & News thread)

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by Wally, Jun 14, 2017.

  1. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    Maybe we can hold off on the political bullS* till tomorrow. People were just killed try and keep that in mind instead of your political views.
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  2. KOG72

    KOG72 I’m full of it

    Probably found out he has to run Saturday ground
  3. twoweeled

    twoweeled Well-Known Member

    The only way they'd give the day off, is if they agreed to circle out or the union agrees they won't get paid. If UPS is paying, YOU'RE WORKING!!
  4. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

    Five minutes, if that
  5. Faceplanted

    Faceplanted Well-Known Member

    Waiting to hear who was targeted. I have a good idea
  6. TheFigurehead

    TheFigurehead Active Member

    So you want thousands of your fellow coworkers... all of them disgruntled, pi$$ed off, and getting the shaft from Mgmt on a daily basis... walking around armed every day? That would only serve to increase the frequency of things like this. While, yes, 99% of them aren't going to start shooting, it only takes one guy to lose his $#!+. We're all constantly being pushed to the edge of sanity as it is as a byproduct of corporate idiocy... adding guns to the mix is only going to make things worse.

    I don't care if people own guns... but we certainly don't need them at work.
  7. Ms.PacMan

    Ms.PacMan Well-Known Member

    When the story broke late morning the facility was still on lockdown by the SFPD. Doubtful anyone went out today.
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  8. KDubb3

    KDubb3 New Member

    Because security doesn't check anything when we walk in. Only out. Some of the drivers were just talking about this the other day. "Someone could bring in a gun and no one would know" we even walk through metal detectors that go off and they don't check anything" I smell a negligence lawsuit. I don't work in that building but another one in the area that has gone full steam ahead with heavy Saturdays with a skeleton crew and even heavier mondays with the Saturday pick ups since there is a huge Amazon hub just outside the Bay Area. We are getting slammed with a ton of pressure added. It's sad that this isn't a shocker. My prayers go out to all those involved and affected.
  9. Brisket

    Brisket Well-Known Member

    Sure hope not, your mind would obviously not be in work mode, thereby possibly having something happen while on the road.
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  10. Faceplanted

    Faceplanted Well-Known Member

    Security at ups is theater.

    You think somebody can't just walk right by security. Security gets paid 12 bucks an hour, they're not gonna physically stop somebody walking in
  11. Johney

    Johney Well-Known Member

    Someone should've told that guy.
  12. S.F. Rush

    S.F. Rush All Encompassing Member

    4 dead. Murder suicide. Scary, sad. It's chaos brother.
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  13. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescit Vulnere Virtus

    That's not your building, is it?
  14. Returntosender

    Returntosender Well-Known Member

    Security primary concern is internal theft. Not guns on property. The entrances have security but the entire perimeter fenceline is not Monitoree right there potential breach point for a disgruntled employee.
  15. S.F. Rush

    S.F. Rush All Encompassing Member

    Too much work brother. We're all red lining out here
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  16. S.F. Rush

    S.F. Rush All Encompassing Member

    I walk through that security gate everyday. Guard is just staring at their phone every morning. Big changes coming
  17. twoweeled

    twoweeled Well-Known Member

    That's because they don't care (didn't care) what you bring in. They are just concerned with what you take out. Typical UPS.
  18. KDubb3

    KDubb3 New Member

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  19. S.F. Rush

    S.F. Rush All Encompassing Member

    Yes it's my building
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  20. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescit Vulnere Virtus

    So sorry for what you guys went through today and especially for the families of those lost.
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