It wasn’t me and I wasn’t trolling, you really do need to reconsider your choice of pastimes.
Nope, people need to do their job properly. The company didn't have to sack him. The did so because his driving was dangerous and illegal.
I bet you'd be crying if a dentist or doctor didn't work to their absolute professional best and you were injured or worse. I doubt you'd be happy with them saying "sorry your relative is dead, I was having an off day"
Driving isn't difficult, that's why they let 17 year olds have licences.