“What’s happening out here? All the employees with broken arms in a cast? Accidents cannot cause similar injuries.”
“I’m instituting an inquiry”, the Human Resources Head’s voice quivers as the CEO’s roar echoes across corridors.
The smiles on faces with injured limbs belie a different truth. Journalists gather outside the office to cover the event.
“Amco’s employees stage a novel form of protest against arm-twisting by bosses….”
News channels have enough content for a week.
“Firing employees en-masse is not advisable, Sir. We are in the eye of the storm.”
The HR Head stands fired for letting this precipitate.
Written for Story Challenge in 99 words