Select a current event
topic involving business ethics. Write about the incident. How does
the information in the textbook relate to the incident? Provide your
thoughts on what is right or wrong.
A current topics involving business ethics is that a company
selling paint has a chemical called “asbestos” that is known to cause cancer.
The company knows that the paint is dangerous and that the “asbestos in the
paint can cause cancer. However, the company covered it up and sell the paint
anyway even thought it knows the risks of people buying the paint. If the
company revealed that the paint is a potential carcinogens, it could lose its
business and revenues. This is wrong for the people that buy the paint because
the paint can give them cancer. This is unethical and wrong business ethics.