Dog Bite Prevention

5,800

employee attacks

National Dog Bite Prevention Week. Thousands of carriers deliver to homes with dogs every day. The Postal Service promotes safety initiatives and shares prevention tips to protect employees and customers from dog bites. In 2020, more than 5,800 postal employees were attacked by dogs in 2,270 cities.

* | Tags: Common good USPS Fact #681 | March 9, 2021