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Insurance fraud

ISSN: 
0817-8542
Published: 
02/1997

Abstract

The nature and extent of insurance fraud in Australia is examined. The steps being taken by the insurance industry to prevent fraudulent claims, notably the creation of the Insurance Reference Service, are discussed, as are efforts by the Australian police services. The insurance fraud situation and fraud prevention strategies in the USA are also outlined.

Cite article

Baldock T. 1997. Insurance fraud. Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice No. 66. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/tandi/tandi66