Most stores have policies to “protect” employees from being a hero in stopping theft. In reality, these policies are to protect the company’s image from unforseen outcomes. It is cheaper for any company to lose merchandise to theft, than it is to deal with injured/killed employees. However, should there be exception to policy if it was to save future lives?

Read this story and decide if the firing of store manager is justified for tackling a man who tried to steal a gun from the store: 

Let us know what you think!