update LAFD fireman EMT threatens to smash his cell phone women hit by lapd police car

Tony Vera on CBS ch 2 lafd threatens to smash his cell phone Tony https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIlqEMJHWbQ

Paramedics with the Los Angeles Fire Department are shown in

 

 

witness video attempting to stop the filming of the accident.

 

“The incident was dealt with administratively,” said Officer Brian
Humphrey with the Los Angeles Fire Department about the confrontation.

The Department issued the following statement on Monday night:

“The video in question was brought to the Department’s attention on the day it was first posted online. While we understand the desire of our members to protect the privacy of medical patients, we know that must be balanced with the public’s right to document our work. We have taken steps to remind our members at that fire station of the issues involved in this incident and we continue to assist the residents and visitors of Los A

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information. HIPPA only protects patient records! HIPPA shall not be used by emergency responders to intimidate photographers on scene.