Latest Insurance fraud Stories
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Allstate has received claims from a seemingly staged auto accident depicted in a surveillance video released by the New York City Police Department late Tuesday. The incident occurred in the Bronx less than a year ago.
CHESTER, England, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The car insurance industry is coming under fire after a report from the Transport Select Committee attacked the relationship between insurance firms and personal injury lawyers. The report, which was presented by leading actuarial consultancy EMB, described the "merry-go-round" of payments that occurs after car crashes, with lawyers allegedly paying insurers and even garages for information about people involved in car accidents. The referral...
LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- H.E.A.T. (Help Eliminate Auto Thefts) today commented on the 2009 statistics recently released by the Automobile Theft Prevention Authority (ATPA) in its annual report.
NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When purchasing car insurance, you probably already have a good idea about the factors that affect your car insurance premium rates and coverage. But how do you differentiate between truth and fiction? The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.).
If You Didn't Request It--Reject It DES PLAINES, Ill., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year consumers pay more for their auto and homeowners insurance policies as a direct result of fraud.
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As detailed in a lawsuit filed today, its seventh this year, Allstate Insurance Company seeks to prove that professional service corporations are actually owned and operated by a layperson, rather than by licensed physicians or medical professionals.
New Year's Day and Halloween See Most Theft Activity DES PLAINES, Ill., Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Once again, New Year's Day was the leading holiday for reported vehicle thefts in 2009, according to an analysis by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB).
TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Three arrests at a Fort Myers chiropractic clinic for insurance fraud are the latest results of an on-going investigation by Direct General Insurance Company and local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies.
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