The Case of the Executive Insurance Fraud. Video. Martin Investigative Services.

The Case of the Executive Insurance Fraud

When an executive at a multi-billion-dollar corporation was awarded disability payments for worker’s comp claims, we were hired by the insurance company to follow the executive and make sure that his claims were legitimate and no insurance fraud was taking place. We didn’t know that an otherwise routine surveillance job would lead us from Los…

Using a private investigator to help prevent worker’s comp fraud

Using a private investigator to help prevent worker’s comp fraud

We all pay a price for worker’s comp fraud, but businesses shoulder the majority of the costs and responsibly. Businesses pay higher worker’s comp premiums because insurers pass the high costs of fraud onto their policyholders. Often the premium increases are large and very damaging —especially for smaller businesses that can least afford higher premiums.…

Worker’s comp: How private investigators could help prevent fraud

Worker’s comp: How private investigators could help prevent fraud

With the economy still on the mend, the National Insurance Crime Bureau estimates worker’s compensation claimant fraud to be the fastest growing insurance scam of the decade. Fraudulent claims have spiked nationwide and continue to gain momentum even with state agencies attempting to crack down on the defrauders. It’s not always a popular topic, but…

Workers’ comp fraud

Quality workers comp surveillance

Workers comp surveillance represents ten percent of our corporate business in our five offices in California.  Fraudulent workers compensation claims, like other forms of employee theft, hurt a company’s bottom line. When a company expresses concerns about workers comp fraud, a properly managed surveillance can prove or disprove suspicions.