Questionable Workers Comp Claims Increase
The total number of WC claims has been decreasing, but the percentage deemed questionable has been rising, and California generates the most, according to analysis from the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
INN Breaking News, September 24, 2013
The total number of workers’ comp claims has been decreasing, but the percentage deemed “questionable” has been rising, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB). In 2011, 3,349,925 workers’ comp claims were found in the Insurance Services Office (ISO) ClaimSearch database. That number decreased to 3,244,679 in 2012 and is on track to decrease again in 2013 based on the 1,498,725 claims received in the first half of 2013.
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