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Spotting staged accident claims

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Fraudsters don’t need to be award-winning actors to pull off a staged accident. Here are some tips to help you pick them out of the crowd

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A staged accident is one that’s been planned in advance by someone hoping to make a claim for damage to their vehicle. These staged collisions can result in large insurance claim payouts and can even help finance criminal gangs.

Keep your knowledge fresh – read our fraud team’s Fighting Staged Accident guide and find out:

  • How big the problem is
  • How staged accidents affect you and your customers
  • How to prevent exposure to staged accidents


Fighting staged accident fraud

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