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Employer Of The Week

TAMPA (CN) - A seaman on the Jenna Dawn shrimp boat claims that when he suffered a heart attack at sea, his captain's response was to "shackle (him) to his bunk" and refuse him medical care. Noel Burnett claims the company didn't call the Coast Guard, didn't call an ambulance even after the ship landed, and stiffed him for his wages.

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