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Empress Luxury Lines

1. Analyze the ethical dilemma faced by Antonio
2. Create and describe two strategies for addressing the situation at hand.
3. Assess the pros and cons in each strategy you just described.
4. Place yourself in Antonio's position and decide which option to take and explain your rationale.
5. Use at least three (3) quality resources in this assignment.

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1. Analyze the ethical dilemma faced by Antonio

An ethical dilemma is a situation that has a mental conflict involving serious moral issues. The dilemma is there because following one course of action would harm other interests (1). The mental conflict that Antonio faces is that he can follow orders and dig up the underground wire and damage the systems so that Empress Luxury Lines can make an insurance claim of $500,000. However, this action goes against Antonio's morality. He does not want to be a part of the racket to defraud the insurance company. If he refuses to carry out the orders of company and does not dig up the wire and damage the systems, the company may take action against him. He might be fired.

2. Create and describe two strategies for addressing the situation at hand.

The first strategy that Antonio can use for addressing the situation at hand is to carry out the orders. He should ...

Solution Summary

The answer to this problem explains the ethical dilemma of an employee. The references related to the answer are also included.

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