Robert Blair Carabuena, who became famous after being caught on cam manhandling an MMDA officer Saturnini Fabros, after he was cited for ignoring the traffic officer’s to halt in an intersection.
Carabuena who worked in tobacco giant PMFTC [Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp.] as an HR executive has been suspended form his job pending the outcome of the investigation.
Although the incident with a traffic enforcer that took place on Saturday, August 11. Mr. Carabuena was on his personal time and not on duty for the company at the time.
Tobacco giant Philip Morris’s Philippine office has suspended its executive Robert Blair Carabuena, captured on a widely circulated video assaulting Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) traffic officer Saturnino Fabros in Quezon City last weekend.
Here is what the company said:
“PMFTC has suspended Mr. Carabuena pending the outcome of the investigation.
“PMFTC reiterates that it does not condone inappropriate conduct by any of our employees.”
Kudos to PMFTC for quick action.