Let’s say you’re walking down the street and you see a keychain lying on the pavement. Or you’re in a park and someone has left their mobile phone on a bench. What should you do with this found item? And are you entitled to a reward?
A remark we often hear is that many finders would return a keychain, but would keep a phone or other valuables. We started to investigate this ourselves, but after a few online searches, we came across some remarkable findings. Continue reading
Why should the finder always get a reward from the owner? This follows from live tests that we performed, in which we deliberately “lost” items in the street and filmed and analysed the behaviour of finders. Continue reading