With this recent news story unraveling, it seems at first that the lesson learned would be, “Some people will be as cold-hearted and ignorant as possible, if they think there’s a court settlement in it for them.” But no, read this excerpt:
“For Kohl’s, Sunday’s fingertip amputation was the second time in less than a year that a worker lost a finger on the same frozen custard machine. The worker was found by investigators to have been negligent in the July 2004 incident, and the state Labor Department cleared the company of wrongdoing.”
Today’s real lesson? If you work with a frozen custard machine, be careful! Apparently they’re hungry for human fingers.