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#insurance fraud

# insurance-fraud - Monday 15 July, 2019

FactCheck: Are 20% of personal injury insurance claims in Ireland fraudulent or exaggerated?

Members of the insurance industry have claimed that fraud is part of the reason for high premium costs.

# insurance-fraud - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Solicitors should be 'more selective' about personal injury clients, judge says

Judge Jacqueline Linnane was dismissing €300,000 in whiplash claims.

# insurance-fraud - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Dáil told insurance profits have jumped more than 1000%, but government says it's being 'as aggressive as it can be'

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said customers are being ‘fleeced’ by insurance providers.

# insurance-fraud - Monday 11 March, 2019

Woman who allegedly cut off own hand to obtain €380,000 insurance payout is arrested for fraud

Authorities managed to pick up the hand and have it sewed back on in time.

# insurance-fraud - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Irish surgeon accused of fraud suggested staff on his estate involved in burglary

Some of the items he claimed were stolen, including a marble fireplace, were later found at his family home in Co Meath.

# insurance-fraud - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Prime Time exposé to show how insurance fraudsters stage bogus crashes

Ireland is also a popular target for ‘fraud tourism’ due to high compensation payouts.

# insurance-fraud - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Judge throws out insurance claim saying gangs of Travellers and Roma are staging car crashes

The €38,000 scam was thrown out yesterday.

# insurance-fraud - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Three men arrested in motor fraud investigation

Twenty people have now been arrested in connection with Operation Nascar.

# insurance-fraud - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Up to 20 per cent of insurance claims fraudulent

Fraudsters pushing up the cost of premiums, Brokers Federation tells TheJournal.ie.