Firm at centre of row over bizarre alleged squid-related forfeit

Firm at centre of row over bizarre alleged squid-related forfeit

Claims management company Central Claims Group is at the centre of a bizarre dispute over a squid-related forfeit.

The incident was originally reported in the Manchester Evening News (MEN) and has since been labelled by them to The Times as a “misinformed article” and “not a reflection of the events that took place or of the business as a whole” that has resulted in the firm “seeking legal action against the MEN”.

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Comments (3)

  • Anon
    Anon
    Thu, 4 May 2017 11:59am BST
    I'd say the squid was almost certainly not alive, it was in a bin bag for starters...
  • Michelle
    Michelle
    Thu, 4 May 2017 9:15am BST
    So they took a live animal from its habitat & used it for fun. Mmm. Do these people holiday on dolphin beaches as well?! What a jolly group of chaps they must be.
  • Holly
    Holly
    Wed, 3 May 2017 1:20pm BST
    I don't have objections to fun forfeits at work, as long as people aren’t being bullied into something, but... poor squid. Animals should never be involved in work related high-jinx. I hope the squid’s welfare was considered.

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