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All things RRECS

Rural Route Evaluated Compensation System

Guide to the Rural Route Evaluated Compensation System (RRECS)

The guide includes an overview and history of RRECS, a mapping overview, an explanation of the drive speed matrix, a comparison of the new RRECS standards to the 4241-M worksheet, a comparison of the Evaluated Compensation System (ECS) to RRECS, a guide to determining rural route evaluations under RRECS, and more.

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4241M comparison of time standards (Mail count vs RRECS)

This chart compares all individual standards for what we currently have in a normal mail count vs what the new time standards are with the new RRECS system.  It also explains the Drive Speed Metrix that calculates the  basic drive time on a route.


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RRECS Mini Mail Count Resources


Where to discuss RRECS with other rural carriers

RRECS group on Facebook - Answer all questions to join
Rural Engineer Study Discussion (RRECS) | Facebook

RRECS Forum on Rural Mail Talk
Engineer Study (RRECS) | Rural Mail Talk