A truck driver who had been delivering radioactive waste for the local reactor begins to feel sick after a few years on the job. He decided to seek compensation for his ailment. Upon his arrival at the workers’ compensation department, he is interviewed by an a*sessor.A*sessor: I see you work with radio-active materials and wish to claim compensation. Trucker: Yeah, I feel really sick. A*sessor: Alright then, Does your employer take measures to protect you from radiation poisoning? Trucker: Yeah, he gives me a lead suit to wear on the job. A*sessor: And what about the cabin in which you drive? Trucker: Oh yeah. That’s lead lined, all lead lined. A*sessor: What about the waste itself? Where is that kept? Trucker: Oh, the stuff is held in a lead container, all lead. A*sessor: Let me see if I get this straight. You wear a lead suit, sit in a lead-lined cabin and the radio-active waste is kept in a lead container. Trucker: Yeah, that?s right. All lead. A*sessor: Then I can’t see how you could claim against him for radiation poisoning. Trucker: I’m not. I claiming for lead poisoning.
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