Types of workers compensation fraud
There are three types of workers compensation frauds and they can be done by anyone in the system. Also, there can be many levels of fraud stemming from them. It is therefore important to know the workers comp scams and how to avoid them. They include:
Medical provider fraud – Johnny Chapman, Gek Law, “This is a complicated subject. It occurs when medical providers deliberately submit fraudulent bills that are more expensive services than the ones provided.”
Claimant fraud – This happens when an employee exaggerates or fakes an injury on the job.
Premium fraud – This happens when dishonest employer do not pay for state-mandated workers compensation insurance or pays less.
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