The news was too tough for the employee to bear. The man collapsed and passed away within minutes upon hearing that he had been dismissed. The 49-year-old man was employed at a company in Heraklion, Crete. The moment his employer announced his dismissal due to economic crisis imposed job cuts, the man felt discomfort and collapsed.
He was transferred to a nearby health centre, but it was too late. The shock was too big, he had suffered a heart attack.
According to information of local news portal prismanews.gr, the unlucky man had financial abeyances and that he could hardly make ends meet with his and his wife’s salary..
He left behind two children, 7 and 14 years old.
PS With galloping unemployment -currently at 23.6% – no wonder one suffers a heart attack upon his dismissal…