Our agency has Video Service Delivery Equipment in Central Office, Regional Offices, ODAR and many Field Offices. I propose the government find more efficient uses for this equipment. Currently, our region is using the equipment to fill positions that could not be filled due to budget constraints. However, if more field offices had the equipment, Immediate Claims Taking Units could assist with walk in traffic (with... more »
Federal desk space should be steamline to benefit both the all workers. Specifically speaking the unnecessary amount of wiring under the office desks. My utilizing an idea to consolidate both the necessary wiring, and decrease the actually needed. Combining with an idea of desk systems integration.
Many offices have multifunctional photocopier devices (or reprographic equipment). These machines are able to copy, fax, print, and scan. Instead of buying different pieces of equipment (i.e., a multifunctional copier machine, a printer, a fax machine, and a scanner all for an office), just buy the one multifunctional copier machine. As a result, you are no longer buying and maintaining a minimum of 4 different pieces... more »
As fuel costs continue to go up, the cost for shipping goods is increasing. I suggest establishing Government wide contracts that could provided suitable reduced cost shipping. For example, UPS has a account established for the Government that has the ability to save 50 - 80% over commercial shipping through UPS. Specific example a pallet weighing 350 lbs shipped from DC/MD/VA commercially through UPS to Miami FL,... more »