We all have those days when nothing seems to go our way. Maybe you forgot to fuel up your car, your favorite shirt has a rip, or your boss is asking you to come in on your day off. But some days are worse than others, and it can be helpful to gain a little perspective. After all, as bad as things might seem, someone else could be having a worse day.
With that in mind, we’ve gathered some examples of people who have had some of the worst days at work imaginable. As you scroll through these stories, you might find yourself feeling a little schadenfreude or empathy. Don’t forget to upvote your favorite posts and share your own stories of bad days at work in the comments below.
1.The Ceiling Leaked All Over The Computers At Work
2.I Work In Pharmaceuticals, This Was A Very Expensive Mistake
3.This “Gift” For Employee Appreciation Day
4.I Left My Job Shortly After Receiving This Prize For My Good Work
5.I Find It Amusing How The Forklift Driver Must Have Been Staring Directly At The “Do Not Stack” Sign
6.Coming Into Work To Discover That Someone Left The Ice Machine’s Door Open Overnight
7.The Restaurant I Work At Occasionally Hosts A Drag Brunch. This Past Week We’ve Been Receiving Calls Threatening To Protest Against An Upcoming Brunch. This Vandalism Happened Overnight
8.I Got A $0.25 Raise This Year Which Absolutely Is Not Keeping Pace With Inflation. And Then I Get To Walk Into Work And See The Owner’s New Toy
9.Overnight Coworker Sent Me This Last Night
10.My Coworker Left His Phone Under The Industrial Paper Cutter
11.A Truck Carrying A Tank Of White Paint Dropped It On The Road
12.My Company Is Sending Work From Home Employees New Laptops. I Somehow Ended Up With All Of Them
13.The Truck Driver Who Forgot To Release The Bolts Of The Container In Ashdod Port This Morning
14.Guess Someone’s Gonna Be Late For Work