Its head of Europe, Simon Francis, has just recovered from a bout of chicken pox, not before passing it on to Manning Gottlieb OMD's director, Stephen Hall.
Then MG OMD's head of strategy, Jon Gittings, went and shattered his leg on a skiing trip, resulting in a 14-week layoff. Peter Magnani, the managing director of OMD International, has an ear infection and Peter Thomson, the managing director of the OMD agency M2M, smashed his shoulder in a hockey playing incident
What are the chances of Robert Ffitch, the managing director of Manning Gottlieb OMD, returning unscathed from his forthcoming ski holiday to Canada? Very slim, we'd imagine.