Is working as a driver's help for UPS a dangerous job?

UPS near my neighborhood is now hiring and I want a job that my mom will approve of. My mom doesn't want me working anywhere dangerous such as Santa bell ringer, small shops, or at the mall. WARNING! I will report anyone who will advertise their business on my question! I want real answers!

Asked By: Jessica F - 11/20/2009
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No, not dangerous. Just long hours, a lot of walking and standing, bending and lifting. As a drivers helper, you will load the packages onto (if you are lucky) a hand truck or dolly and wheel them within a few block area and deliver them, getting signatures as necc or required. You will be given a time to meet the... More
Answered By: Jancie - 11/20/2009
Additional Answers (2)
Well it is not Dangerous unless if you can lift up to 50lbs
Answered By: fire5000 - 11/20/2009
UPS is not a safe Job. your only armed with pepper spray and what childhood memory still remains from taekwandoe classes. U have ferocious dogs comin at you from all ends with only little time to deliver a package. U just run out of pepper spray and your tired from your crappy tawkwondo moves on all the dogs., but... More
Answered By: ANON - 11/20/2009
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