Special delivery! People share the unfortunate ways courier drivers have dropped off their packages

When you order something to be delivered, naturally you expect it to arrive in one piece.

Sadly this is not always the case, as these poor customers know all too well.

People from all over the world have shared their experiences of dodgy drivers on Bored Panda, with some finding their packages abandoned in weird places and others discovering their food has already been eaten. 

From a box of shattered glass to a smashed TV screen, these priceless moments couriers have left parcels in a far from respectable state will see many customers think twice before ordering their next delivery.

Here FEMAIL reveals a selection of the some of the worst offenders.

In one comical example, a customer shared how one courier thought it best to hide the stack of tyres they had ordered underneath the door mat

In one comical example, a customer shared how one courier thought it best to hide the stack of tyres they had ordered underneath the door mat

In one comical example, a customer shared how one courier thought it best to hide the stack of tyres they had ordered underneath the door mat

This delivery driver thought it was perfectly fine to leave a rather expensive TV in full view of passing thieves

This delivery driver thought it was perfectly fine to leave a rather expensive TV in full view of passing thieves

This delivery driver thought it was perfectly fine to leave a rather expensive TV in full view of passing thieves

This driver thought the customer would never find out what had been done to the drink he was delivering

This driver thought the customer would never find out what had been done to the drink he was delivering

This driver thought the customer would never find out what had been done to the drink he was delivering

However a CCTV camera outside the door showed the driver taking a swig out of the drink moments before he offered it to the customer

However a CCTV camera outside the door showed the driver taking a swig out of the drink moments before he offered it to the customer

However a CCTV camera outside the door showed the driver taking a swig out of the drink moments before he offered it to the customer

Upon opening their Amazon Prime package, this customer was gutted to find the glass contents had been shattered

Upon opening their Amazon Prime package, this customer was gutted to find the glass contents had been shattered

Upon opening their Amazon Prime package, this customer was gutted to find the glass contents had been shattered

Another customer was far from pleased when the TV they ordered arrived with a shattered screen

Another customer was far from pleased when the TV they ordered arrived with a shattered screen

Another customer was far from pleased when the TV they ordered arrived with a shattered screen 

One pizza delivery driver thought it would be perfectly fine to deliver the meal in this state

One pizza delivery driver thought it would be perfectly fine to deliver the meal in this state

One pizza delivery driver thought it would be perfectly fine to deliver the meal in this state

In another example, this customer was sent a 'do not fold' package from the University of Denver with a huge crease across it

In another example, this customer was sent a 'do not fold' package from the University of Denver with a huge crease across it

In another example, this customer was sent a ‘do not fold’ package from the University of Denver with a huge crease across it

This pizza delivery driver thought he had got away with having a quick bite out of a customer's pizza - but he was caught on CCTV in the lift munching away

This pizza delivery driver thought he had got away with having a quick bite out of a customer's pizza - but he was caught on CCTV in the lift munching away

This pizza delivery driver thought he had got away with having a quick bite out of a customer’s pizza – but he was caught on CCTV in the lift munching away

Tired of climbing stairs, this Hermes delivery driver decided to throw his package onto the customer's balcony instead

Tired of climbing stairs, this Hermes delivery driver decided to throw his package onto the customer's balcony instead

Tired of climbing stairs, this Hermes delivery driver decided to throw his package onto the customer’s balcony instead

Another customer described the dilemma they were faced with after the package that had just been delivered to their door stopped them from being able to leave the house

Another customer described the dilemma they were faced with after the package that had just been delivered to their door stopped them from being able to leave the house

Another customer described the dilemma they were faced with after the package that had just been delivered to their door stopped them from being able to leave the house

Yet another courier decided to ignore the 'do not bend' instructions on the customer's diploma envelope

Yet another courier decided to ignore the 'do not bend' instructions on the customer's diploma envelope

Yet another courier decided to ignore the ‘do not bend’ instructions on the customer’s diploma envelope