Syed Mohd, Material Specialist, was traveling to Malaysia on Christmas Eve with his wife, teen aged son and daughter. The tour bus they were traveling on lost control and dropped into a ravine and resulted in the death of Syed’s wife, and critically injuring Syed and his two children.
For additional details related to the accident- http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/christmas...
Syed has been in the hospital since the accident and has undergone 7 separate surgeries. He will remain in the hospital for some time to come as he continues what is expected to be a lengthy recovery process. Additionally, his son remains in the hospital due to partial paralysis in both legs. Syed’s daughter is out of the hospital but remains in a wheelchair during her recovery period and is unable to attend school.
We recognize Syed will not be able to return to work for a significant amount of time and that his family has been catastrophically affected by this tragic accident. For this reason, we would like to ask our employees to extend their support to help Syed and his family during this very difficult time. Our employees are the backbone of our Company and supporting our employees in normal times and in difficult times is what builds great companies. Our principles and character are being tested right now and, rest assured, FARO will rise to the occasion.