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Subject: Working hard or hardly working???


> In the Birmingham (Alabama) Sunday Mercury (7th Jan
> 2001):
> WORKER DEAD AT DESK FOR 5 DAYS
> Bosses of a publishing firm are trying to work out
> why no one noticed that
> one of their employees had been sitting dead at his
> desk for FIVE DAYS
> before anyone asked if he was feeling okay.
> George Turklebaum, 51, who had been employed as a
> proof-reader at a NewYork
> firm for 30 years, had a heart attack in the
> open-plan office he shared with
> 23 other workers.
> He quietly passed away on Monday, but nobody noticed
> until Saturday morning
> when an office cleaner asked why he was still
> working during the weekend.
> His boss Elliot Wachiaski said: "George was always
> the first guy in each
> morning and the last to leave at night, so no one
> found it unusual that he
> was in the same position all that time and didn't
> say anything.
> "He was always absorbed in his work and kept much to
> himself."
> A post mortem examination revealed that he had been
> dead for five days after
> suffering a coronary.
> Ironically, George was proofreading manuscripts of
> medical textbooks when he
> died.
> You may want to give your co-workers a nudge
> occasionally.
> And the moral of the story: Don't work too hard.
> Nobody notices anyway.
>
>
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