TSA agents mistake insulin pump for weapon

01/29/2012 | Daily Mail (London), The

Transportation Security Administration agents at Los Angeles International Airport mistook a diabetic traveler's insulin pump for a firearm and detained her for questioning. The woman walked through security before she could be searched. As a result, the security checkpoint was closed and travelers were delayed for about an hour. The woman was later cleared without incident, according to the TSA.

View Full Article in:

Daily Mail (London), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
DUTY DIRECTOR, IOC
American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX
Aircraft Records Specialist
JetSuite
Irvine, CA
Inflight Entertainment Engineer
Virgin America
Burlingame, CA
Station Manager
Airport Terminal Services
Columbus, OH
Financial Analyst
Frontier Airlines, Inc.
Denver, CO