My last post got pulled so we'll try this again.
If he said it to my face (man to man) it's one thing. If I was strolling through an internet message board and found he was talking **** on the net about us..... Yeah, screw that cowardice b*tch.
There is a million ways to f up some equipment, you could kill some relationships with customers...... Etc..... Etc...
If a oil plug accidentally came out of the motor on your mower the day before an employee quit, do you think you would actually get anything out of an employee????
Do I think I would actually get anything out of an employee.....besides him Crappy Teeth and get him black listed from any decent shop around. Problably not.