Uncovering Workers' Compensation Fraud
1 hour 30 minutes
Get the tools needed to identify the red flags of workers’ compensation fraud.
Who pays for workers’ compensation fraud? EVERYONE does, except the fraudsters. Workers’ compensation fraud costs businesses millions of dollars a year in lost time, work moral, productivity, staffing and overall business growth. When is it time for employers, HR, and key personnel managers to take control of a suspicious workers’ compensation claim? Understand how carriers and TPAs handle fraud cases and what you can do to assist them.
Take a look into the inside world of what happens when a workers’ compensation claim is handed over to the investigator. See case by case studies of how cases are prepared before surveillance is undertaken. What pre-surveillance measures are needed? Focus on social media investigations as the new electronic surveillance.
Lastly, there will be questions and answers regarding the use of surveillance in any current situation that you may be faced with.
• You will be able to discuss how to detect, identify and deter workers’ compensation fraud in the work place - red flags.
• You will be able to review the tools of anti-fraud programs and SIU involvement.
• You will be able to discuss cost-effective field investigations.
• You will be able to explain proper use of surveillance to document workers’ compensation fraud.