And, that is known as 'cherry picking', because well, for almost 3000 people, that didn't happen. You will always find someone who doesn't make it to work , or get delayed to work every day. But, a disaster happens, and then suddenly you count it as 'a miracle'. But, think of all the times people got delayed, or couldn't make it, and a disaster didn't happen.
It just sticks out in their mind because of the disaster.